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The NCASE Resource Library connects you with tools, profiles, and information on a range of key topics in Out-of-School Time.

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

This fact sheet helps families, caregivers, and teachers recognize common reactions of children, by age group, after experiencing a disaster or traumatic events. It offers tips on how to respond in a helpful way and useful resources. There is also a Spanish version available on the youth.gov website here: https://youth.gov/federal-links/spanish-version-tips-talking-and-helping-children-and-youth-cope-after-disaster-or

 

 

Related Topics: 
Supportive Learning Environment
Health and Safety and Licensing
Family and Community Engagement
Culturally Responsive Practice & Inclusion
Publisher: 
Other
Author: 
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: 
Length: 
4 pages
Publication Date: 
2013