Find Ways to Help
Your Child Recover
What does your child need?

Get started with 6 quick ways to help – then create a plan tailored for your child’s needs.

You have an important role in your child’s recovery.

Be aware of your own emotional responses and get support for yourself so that you can best help your child. 

After an injury, it’s not always easy to know how to talk with your child about it and how best to help him recover from trauma. The most important thing you can do is to help your child express himself at his own time and pace, and in his own way.

It’s natural to want to stay away from
things that are reminders of something
scary. But too much avoidance can lead
to ongoing problems. Find out how to
help your child with new fears.