What To Do When The News Is Sad

Expert advice on how to deal with upsetting events from Time For Kids and MCT.

If you read TIME For Kids, then you must be interested in the news. That’s a good thing. It means you care about what is happening in your community and the wider world. Often times, there is good news to report. But sometimes news can be upsetting. If you find out about sad news and it makes you feel worried or upset, what should you do? To find out, TIME For Kids talked to Dr. Harold Koplewicz, president of the Child Mind Institute. Here’s what he suggested.

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