1. Articles/Fact Sheets:
Coping with Traumatic Events
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.
Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and Disasters: What Parents Can Do (also Español).
This article discusses traumatic stressors and what effects it can have on youth and how parents/caregivers can be supportive and help youth.
Support After an Emergency
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.
3. Additional Resources:
Additional resources on trauma and PTSD available here.