By: Dr. Shaunak Ajinkya, consultant psychiatrist, Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital.
Faced with sudden social isolation or quarantine, individuals may react with fear and anxiety, and children also are equally affected and display such emotions. While there is no denying that working parents are getting to spend more time with their children. It has its own challenges as well. With the nation-wide lockdown firmly in place, families are struggling with having their children at home all day. For many children school exams are canceled and the pressure to study has been taken away for now. But at the same time keeping children engaged through the day with parents working from home is not an easy task.
Here are a few important things to remember now, and to take with you for the future.
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