Christy McDonald catches up with Dr. Erin Hunter, Clinical Psychologist and Interim-Director for the Center for the Child and Family at the University of Michigan, to talk about how families are coping with the pandemic and how you can talk to your children about the sense of grief they may be feeling due to schools closing and the stay at home order.
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News From Around Detroit
- Bus riders fearful as DDOT looks to cut routesby Bryce Huffman (Bryce Huffman | Bridge Detroit)
Detroit officials say reducing bus service will make transportation more reliable. Residents and transit advocates say they want more service, not less.
- Fact-checking James Craig’s campaign launch speechby Louis Aguilar (Louis Aguilar | Bridge Detroit)
Former Detroit Police Chief James Craig formally launched his run for governor while touting an unfounded charge about “paid” protesters disrupting his event and by endorsing a costly, divisive audit of elections.
- Here’s your chance to help Detroit weather climate changeby Louis Aguilar (Louis Aguilar | Bridge Detroit)
The City of Detroit is seeking residents’ input to shape its climate change policy in neighborhoods.
- Ilitch family revives its first historic Detroit building in 30 yearsby Louis Aguilar (Louis Aguilar | Bridge Detroit)
After promising five new neighborhoods within its District Detroit and census data showing the surrounding area has lost residents, the Ilitch group unveiled its first renovation of a historic Detroit building since the late 1980s.
- Hundreds convicted after Detroit processes thousands of backlogged rape kitsby Bryce Huffman (Bryce Huffman | Bridge Detroit)
Detroit has finally finished processing thousands of rape kits from sexual assaults that dated back to the 1980s, resulting in hundreds of convictions. Here’s how it happened.
- Derek Chauvin to be arraigned for alleged civil rights violation
A former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd's death is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday for allegedly violating a teenager's civil rights in a separate case that involved a restraint similar to the one used on Floyd.
- 'Rapid' reduction in greenhouse gas emissions needed to curb climate change, U.N. chief says
Antonio Guterres warned governments that climate change is proceeding faster than predicted and fossil fuel emissions have already bounced back from a pandemic dip.
- There's no evidence COVID-19 vaccines hurt fertility. Here's what's fueling the myth
This moment could be an opportunity to address the consequences of leaving pregnant people, women and their unique health concerns out of medical trials and conversations.