Newsviews: Advice for talking to children about difficult news stories

Sunday, August 27, 2017 12:07PM
The news can be difficult for adults to hear. (WLS)WLS
CHICAGO - The news can be difficult for adults to hear: A nuclear North Korea, white nationalists marching in Charlottesville and violence here in Chicago.

The images are pervasive and children are seeing some of these same reports.

So how do you talk to your kids about what's happening around the world and here at home, in a way they understand, in a way that reassures them?

To answer those questions and more is Dr. Allison Lobel with the Wellington Counseling Group here in Chicago.

Part 1:
Newsviews Part 1: Advice to talking to children about difficult news stories


Part 2:
Newsviews Part 2: Advice to talking to children about difficult news stories
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