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Resource Title Tips for Talking With and Helping Children and Youth Cope After a Disaster or Traumatic Event: A Guide for Parents, Caregivers, and Teachers
Summary

This fact sheet helps parents and teachers recognize common reactions children of different age groups (preschool and early childhood to adolescence) experience after a disaster or traumatic event. Offers tips for how to respond in a helpful way and when to seek support. Published by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA) and available as a digital download (PDF). 

Topic Mental Health/Wellness
Parent/Family/Community Collaboration
Suicide
Violence
Youth Development
Intended Users Administrators
Teachers/School Staff
Mental Health Staff
Parents/Caregivers/Community
Grade Level Pre K
K-3
4-6
7-8
9-12
Format PDF document