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September 11, 2014
Talking to Your Kids About Scary News

When something tragic and traumatic happens in our world, it can be incredibly tough to explain the situation to your child. How much information is appropriate? How exposed should they be to the details and facts? Is it okay for you to have a conversation about the events with another adult in front of--or within earshot of--your child? Read this helpful blog post on how to properly talk to your kids about scary news. Even if there are many things you are unable to explain yourself, these tips will help keep everyone stable and supported through a difficult time.

 
 

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