Session 1

Understanding the impact of Covid 19 on family life

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Clj-sH_ppw&feature=youtu.be

In this session, we explore our understanding of the impact of COVID-19 on family life. Included are some thoughts on how we can apply systems theory to understanding the impact of COVID-19, and the risk factors that have made some children and young people particularly vulnerable.

Supporting links:

− https://practicalpie.com/bronfenbrenner-ecological-theory/
− https://www.pinpoint-cambs.org.uk/
− https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/children-and-families/local-offer/local-offer-care-and-family-support/send-information-advice-and-support-service-sendiass
− https://emergingminds.org.uk/co-space-study-supporting-parents-adolescents-and-children-during-epidemics/
− https://www.nfer.ac.uk/media/4060/schools_responses_to_covid_19_early_report_final.pdf
− https://www.caringtogether.org/news/act-now-to-help-prevent-carers-facing-a-crisis-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic