Talking With Children: Tips for Caregivers, Parents, and Teachers During Infectious Disease Outbreaks

This tip sheet lists reactions to stress that are common among children and that caregivers, parents, and teachers may see during and after an infectious disease outbreak. It also suggests ways that adults can help children manage stress.

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Disaster Technical Assistance Center (HHS, SAMHSA, DTAC)
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Last Updated: 02/20/2020