The impact of the bushfires and coronavirus on children and adolescents

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From the bushfires, smoke pollution and floods, the scale of disasters Australia faced this summer was unprecedented. Coupled with coronavirus fears, these events can have immediate and long-term implications on the mental health of young people. This article details the dos and don'ts for teachers and adults when talking to children about COVID-19 and the bushfires. 

Period5 Mar 2020

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