Explaining Coronavirus to children and parenting with ‘swagger’

While she was in Australia for the launch of her book Parenting Right From the Start, Dr Vanessa Lapointe joined Maggie on the couch with the team from Weekend Sunrise to discuss some key parenting issues including:

  • how to navigate parenting amidst the COVID-19/Coronavirus pandemic
  • the difference between discipline and punishment
  • how to parent with ‘swagger’


Explaining Coronavirus To Children

The scenes of the world reacting to the coronavirus have been difficult for adults to process – so how should parents explain to their kids what is going on?

Posted by Sunrise on Saturday, March 14, 2020