Additional Resources

Information on dealing with other types of traumatic events:

Resources for military families, including ways to help children prepare for and deal with a parent's deployment.

Lotsa Helping Hands is a simple, immediate way for friends, family, colleagues, and neighbors to assist loved ones in need.

Educational materials for parents and professionals on childhood traumatic grief.

Information on the impact of violence and disasters on children and adolescents, with suggestions for minimizing long-term emotional harm. 

Information about helping children cope with effects of disaster, and how to be prepared before a disaster. 

Tools for dealing with specific types of natural disasters for families, schools, and healthcare providers. 

Tips for recovering from a natural disaster. 

Information for parents, children, and professionals on coping with a disaster. 

Resources on a range of child maltreatment topics.

Information on an anonymous 24-hr a day hotline that provides support and assistance to victims of domestic violence.