A CHOC mental health expert offers tips to help children build social skills, especially following the COVID-19 pandemic.
Teaching kids about kindness
A CHOC mental health expert advises parents on how to teach their children to be kind and why its important for kids and teens to learn.
How to talk to children about war
Talking to children about big, scary topics like war can be intimidating for even the most seasoned of parents, but these tips from a CHOC pediatric psychologist can provide a roadmap for parents during this important conversation.
Talking to children about race and racism: An age-by-age guide
A CHOC psychologist gives age-appropriate advice to starting conversations about race and racism with your kids.
Understanding adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), risks and protective factors
A CHOC pediatric psychologist discusses the prominence of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and preventative and coping measures.
Holiday-time support for kids with eating disorders
For a child or teen with an eating disorder, the holidays can bring mixed feelings. CHOC psychologists offer ways for parents to help.
Managing a child’s anxiety about returning to school in the pandemic
In this Q & A, Dr. Sheila Modir, a pediatric psychologist, discusses what parents need to know to support their kids going back to school.
Helping children adjust to life after COVID-19 stay at home orders
There are some things you can do to boost your child’s sense of emotional safety in order to help navigate life after COVID-19 stay at home orders.
Understanding the role of cultural stigma on seeking mental health services
Mental health stigma may impact whether a person seeks mental health services and treatment, or their decision not to seek care at all.