Lisa respond to questions from around the world about protecting family mental health under Covid-19.

Toolbox for Terrible Times: Managing Helplessness and Hopelessness

How do we get through the pandemic without losing our minds? Lisa offers parents four distinct tools to help ourselves and our children through these challenging times. The specific tools are “feeling with” children, supporting healthy psychological defenses, having the right words for painful emotions, and finding ways – like using humor- to rally when we’re feeling down. Reena gets emotional talking about what a teacher did to prepare her students for the first day back.