Anxiety and Low Mood Guidance for Children – Peterborough YOT and Cambridgeshire YOT (April 2020)

Summary: Information for children around low mood and anxiety during COVID-19 pandemic, developed by Peterborough YOT and Cambridgeshire YOT.
Age: 10-17
Sex: n/a
Cost: none

 

 

Aim:

  • Support children to start exploring what anxiety/low mood may look and feel like for them.

 

 

Description:

Seconded psychology staff at Peterborough have created the following documents and guidance for children around anxiety and low mood and COVID-19:

  • Advice and Guidance for Coping with the Anxiety of COVID-19
  • Advice and Guidance for Coping with Low mood following the lockdown of COVID-19
  • Covering letter

 

 

Implementing the practice:

The attached are discussed with children on the phone/Skype or for those children that are still being seen by the YOT, they are provided a copy.

 

Please note that any information that is provided to children and their families and carers should be taken only from the NHS and GOV.UK for guidance and information.  

 

 

Contact:

Youth Offending Team: Peterborough YOT
Name: Victoria Lenton
Email: Victoria.Lenton@peterborough.gov.uk


 
 

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