It's been far from a care free summer holiday this year. Instead we are facing a natural disaster the prolonged likes of which we haven't seen before in Australia
As a parent it can be difficult to know what to do for the best. I have included two resources in the email.
Firstly there is a video from me outlining some practical strategies, suitable for all children.
Secondly there is an article from Autism Tasmania which includes two social stories (for those of you for whom this applies.
Positive Young Minds reopens next week. If you would like to make a booking for you or your child to come in and speak about what is happening, or for any other reason, you can book online here
* My aim is for these posts is meant to useful, interesting and/or inspiring. They are not designed to be used for therapy.. If you are experiencing stress please contact your GP or mental health professional.
Kim Ross is a Psychologist and Founder of Positive Young Minds and Essential Self-Care for Psychologists.