Traumatic Events

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Traumatic Events

 

 

 


Articles/Fact Sheets:

 
This article discusses common reactions to traumatic events and healthy coping; the article also describes some unhealthy coping behaviors and symptoms that indicate a person may need professional help coping with a traumatic event.
 
Recovering Emotionally from Disaster
This article talks about common feelings and responses individuals can experience following a disaster and ideas to help recovery and coping.
 
This article discusses traumatic stressors and what effects it can have on youth and how parents/caregivers can be supportive and help youth. 

Websites:

 
This tool kit includes videos, articles, and activities to help children cope and find support after an emergency such as a natural disaster, fire, or flood.

Additional Resources:
 

Additional resources on trauma and PTSD available here.