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Helping children handle stress and anxiety on Coast Live

Posted at 11:09 AM, Jun 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-18 11:10:01-04

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. - Forty-five percent of adults said the pandemic affected their mental health, but it’s not just adults for whom the pandemic has taken a mental toll. School closures, canceled graduations and proms, isolation from friends, and the possibility of colleges not opening this fall have all contributed to stress and anxiety for children and teens. Jenney Wilder shares some ways to combat these negative feelings and talk to children about what is going on in our country.

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