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Behavioral Management Strategies for Parents During COVID-19

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From Fairfax County Public School's "Healthy Minds" blog:

Many children are experiencing anxiety, boredom, and almost unlimited time cooped up with family due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now add in recent events that have highlighted racism and social injustice in our country. This is an extremely challenging and uncertain time impacting our children. In response, many children may be showing an increase in difficult behaviors. Here are some behavioral strategies that parents can use to manage problem behaviors that have shown up at home.

It is best to put into place behavioral strategies that prevent difficult behaviors from appearing in the first place. Read more here from the Fairfax County Public School's "Healthy Minds" blog about two specific behavior management strategies.