Supporting youth with anxiety disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic

Supporting youth with anxiety disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic By Dr. Nicola Keyhan, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Hospital for Sick Children The COVID-19 pandemic has created anxiety in many people. Some anxiety is helpful. It motivates us to prepare and protect ourselves—such as by handwashing, physical distancing, and following other advice from health experts. But for…

16 Things To Keep Teens Occupied Right Now

16 Things To Keep Teens Occupied Right Now BY PAULA SCHUCK PHOTO © NINA_P_V/TWENTY20 APR 20, 2020 And you thought teens were challenging before! Let’s just say the pandemic and physical distancing have added an entirely new level to the parenting experience. For the first couple of weeks when school was cancelled, we were all adjusting…