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Responding to Grief and Loss in Afterschool Programs: A Briefing Paper

This issue brief by Temescal Associates and the How Kids Learn Foundation is designed to help AfterSchool staff understand and respond to the needs of youth who are grieving or experiencing loss due to the pandemic, the opioid crisis, or rising gun and racial violence. It reviews topics such as prevalence, effects on young people, grief-responsive teaching, and self-care for adults. There is also an in-depth webinar that features the author and panelists.   

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Activities that build cognitive development
Child and youth development
Social Emotional Learning
Systems Building
Family and Community Engagement
Professional Development
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
Publisher: 
Other
Author: 
Brittany Collins
Resource Type: 
Length: 
20 pages
Publication Date: 
2022