Managing mask-wearing and social distancing etiquette with family and friends

Having COVID Conversations With Care
Posted at 6:24 PM, Aug 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-20 18:24:12-04

(WXYZ) — Mask-up and social distance. That is the message coming from medical professionals and many government leaders here at home and across the country.

The reason? For your safety and the safety of others. But some folks say those practices are being met with resistance.

As Andrea Isom tells us, that opposition may be coming from the people you least expect.

Dr. Joel Young is a Psychiatrist. Young is also the founder and director of the Rochester Center for Behavioral Medicine. He offers some advice on the challenges of managing social gatherings, mask-wearing, and social distancing with your family and friends.