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Ask the Expert: Helping Parents Manage Stress During COVID-19
Tuesday, May 19, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
Category: Other conferences and events

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Families who are sheltering in place during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic may be experiencing additional stress. It is important that early care and education providers continue supporting families to the extent possible. Join this one-hour chat to hear strategies for connecting with and supporting families. Discover ideas for conducting virtual well-being checks.

Topics for the webinar include:

Common stressors for families who are sheltering in place and practicing social distancing
Suggestions for connecting with and supporting families during the COVID-19 pandemic
Strategies for conducting well-being checks via virtual home visits


  • Heather Forkey, MD, FAAP
  • Sangeeta Parikshak, PhD, behavioral health lead, Office of Head Start

Target Audience

  • Head Start program directors and health services staff
  • Head Start State Collaboration directors
  • Child Care Resource and Referral agencies
  • State public health departments
  • Child care directors and health consultants
  • Nurses working with any early care and education program

Contact: NCECHW at [email protected] or (toll-free) 888-227-5125