It can be difficult to know how to speak to children and young people about the events in Ukraine. The links below aim to provide some advice and a starting point to navigate some of these difficult conversations.
Right now, it’s difficult to get away from the news, but encourage them to reflect on how they’re feeling and think about things they can do, both to help the situation if they want to, and to make themselves feel safer and less worried.
How to talk to your teenager about the invasion of Ukraine: tips for parents and carers – Parents’ Toolkit – BBC Bitesize
Tips from a clinical psychologist on how you can talk to your teen about war and help them to manage any anxieties they might have.