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Parenting expert Reena Patel joins WGN Weekend Morning News to discuss how to keep Halloween fun for the kids during the COVID-19 pandemic.

With traditional activities such as trick-or-treating being designated as “high-risk” by the CDC, Patel offers safe suggestions such as virtual carving contests, home decorations and Halloween calendar countdowns.

Patel is based in San Diego where she is a licensed educational psychologist and board-certified behavior analyst. Patel was recently nominated for San Diego Magazine’s “Woman of the Year.”