Below are some resources that can help parents provide support for their children after a tragic event or the loss of a loved one.
Always reach out to a mental health professional or school counselor if you need further assistance or if you have any questions.
Talking with Children When Scary Things Happen
Helping School-Age Children with Traumatic Grief: Tips for Caregivers
Helping Teens with Traumatic Grief: Tips for Caregivers
Guiding Adults in Talking to Children About Death and Attending Services
After a Crisis: Helping Young Children Heal
Age-Related Reactions to a Traumatic Event
Helping Children When Violence Occurs
Helping Children Cope After Violence
Helping Children Cope After a Traumatic Event
Sharing Traumatic News with Children