Tag: Dr. Atish Laddad

Fostering Your Child’s Mental Health During The Pandemic

Fostering Your Child’s Mental Health During The Pandemic

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The Coronavirus pandemic has an everlasting impact on global health and economies. The societies across every nation are experiencing an impact on psychosocial well-being. The impacts of the crisis will be felt diversely among different age groups and amongst these, children will face added challenges to comprehend, absorb, and deal with the sudden fluctuations that the pandemic has brought to our world. In the present context of lockdown, being cocooned within the confines of home and restriction of movements, kids have inhibited access to socialization, absence of playtime, isolation, and lack of physical contact with peers. These aspects are vital for their psychosocial wellbeing and growth. School closures have further curbed children from access to face-to-face learning and have limi...