During the height of the pandemic, parents had to learn how to help children cope with online classes. Now, as classes return in person, students are having to re-adjust to life back in the classroom. The South China Morning Post asked Dr. Rick Smith for his insights on helping with this change.
He noted in part:“Parents need to be more comfortable about watching their kids struggle. Telling them to solve their anxiety before solving their problem is giving them another problem[.]”
You can read the article and Dr. Smith’s helpful insights here.