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How to Soothe Weather-Related Anxiety in Children

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Tornadoes and thunderstorms are a common occurrence in the Midwest and causes weather-related anxiety. Children may experience high levels of stress in the spring and summer. And while it is true that fears surrounding severe weather usually decrease as a child gets older, parents can do more than just wait for their children to grow out of this common childhood fear.

Ease Your Kid’s Fears of Storms

https://www.highlights.com/parents/articles/6-tips-ease-your-kids-fears-storms

As any expert will tell you, storms can trigger fear and anxiety. Fortunately, there are things you can do to ease your kids’ weather woes, both before a storm strikes and after it passes.

How to Keep Kids Calm During Severe Storms

https://medium.com/@egraham040/how-to-keep-kids-calm-during-severe-storms-1a60d381c046

Parents are the ones responsible for protecting children while teaching them one of the most critical skills in any emergency – stay calm.

Dealing with Kids’ Fear of the Weather

https://kcparent.com/parenting/dealing-with-kids-fear-of-the-weather/

If volatile weather sparks a crushing wave of panic in your child, calm storm preparation, soothing relaxation techniques and a dash of Weather 101 may help ease his fears.


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