Resources:

To search for a therapist:

PSYCHOLOGY TODAY

listing of psychotherapists in your area

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/therapists

 

The AMERICAN ART THERAPY ASSOCIATION: (AATA)

for information on art therapy and listings of art therapists in your area. 

https://arttherapy.org

Books:

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

Book by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish

https://www.amazon.com/How-Talk-Kids-Will-Listen-ebook/dp/B005GG0MXI

 

The Innovative Parent: Raising Connected, Happy, Successful Kids through Art

Book by Erica Curtis & Ping Ho

https://www.amazon.com/Innovative-Parent-Raising-Connected-Successful/dp/0804012156

 

The Artful Parent: Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life ...

Book by Jean Van't Hul

https://www.amazon.com/Artful-Parent-Simple-Familys-Creativity/dp/1611807204

Websites:

Information on talking about  COVID19 with children:

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/talking-with-children.html

https://www.brighthorizons.com/family-resources/talking-to-children-about-covid19

https://www.aacap.org/AACAP/Families_and_Youth/Resource_Libraries/covid-19/resources_helping_kids_parents_cope.aspx

General Child pyschology:

The Gottman Institute 

https://www.gottman.com/blog/age-age-guide-helping-kids-manage-emotions/

 

IF YOUR CHILD IS EXPERIENCING AN EMERGENCY OR YOU ARE CONCERNED FOR THEIR SAFETY CALL 911 OR A PET TEAM IN YOUR AREA IMMEDIATELY.

IF YOU BELEIVE THERE IS A CHILD BEING ABUSED CALL DEPARTMENT OF CHILDRENS SERVICES IN YOUR STATE IMMEDIATELY. Reports are confidential.

 

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