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Mood Brain & Development Unit

On-line Resources for COVID-19 Information Related to Teens

These resources are intended for our research participants:

  1. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guidance
    1. CDC Coronavirus (COVID1-19) Information https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
    2. Daily Life & Coping https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/index.html
    3. Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) FAQs https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html
  2. National Institute of Mental Health
    1. Supporting Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic https://www.nimh.nih.gov/news/science-news/2020/supporting-mental-health-during-the-covid-19-pandemic.shtml
    2. Help for Mental Illnesses https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/find-help/index.shtml
  3. American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    1. Coronavirus/COVID-19 Resource Library https://www.aacap.org/coronavirus
    2. Talking to Children About Coronavirus (COVID-19) https://www.aacap.org/App_Themes/AACAP/Docs/latest_news/2020/Coronavirus_COVID19__Children.pdf
    3. Helping Kids Cope While Sheltering In Place https://www.aacap.org/App_Themes/AACAP/Docs/latest_news/2020/Helping-Kids-Cope-While-Sheltering-in-Place.pdf
  4. American Psychological Association
    1. Keeping your distance to stay safe https://www.apa.org/practice/programs/dmhi/research-information/social-distancing
    2. Psychological impact of COVID-19 https://www.apa.org/topics/covid-19/psychological-impact
    3. Calming distress and improving mental health https://www.apa.org/topics/covid-19/distress-mental-health
    4. Tips for quarantined parents in the times of COVID-19 https://www.apa.org/topics/covid-19/quarantine-parents-tips
    5. APA COVID-19 Information and Resources https://www.apa.org/topics/covid-19
  5. American Academy of Pediatrics:
    1. Teens & COVID-19: Challenges and Opportunities During the Outbreak https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/chest-lungs/Pages/Teens-and-COVID-19.aspx
    2. Social Distancing: Why Keeping Your Distance Helps Keep Others Safe https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/chest-lungs/Pages/Social-Distancing-Why-Keeping-Your-Distance-Helps-Keep-Others-Safe.aspx
    3. Parenting in a Pandemic: Tips to Keep the Calm at Home https://www.healthychildren.org/English/family-life/family-dynamics/communication-discipline/Pages/Positive-Parenting-and-COVID-19_10-Tips.aspx
    4. Getting Children and Teens Outside While Social Distancing for COVID-19 https://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/chest-lungs/Pages/Getting-Children-Outside.aspx