Mass Violence and Recent School Shootings

Talking to Children About Violence – For Parents and Teachers

School Safety and Crisis – Talking to Children About Violence – For Families and Educators: Families and school personnel play a critical role in helping to reestablish a sense
of normalcy and security for children after an act of violence occurs. Follow these key reminders and visit www.nasponline.org/children-and-violence to learn more.

Psychological First Aid – LISTEN, PROTECT, CONNECT— MODEL & TEACH
The steps of PSYCHOLOGICAL FIRST AID for your students after a disaster, school crisis, or
emergency. These steps can help them bounce back more quickly.

Parent Guidelines for Helping Youth after the Recent Shooting

In light of the racially motivated tragedy in Buffalo, please click on the links for information about The Mental Health Effects of Racism and Coping with Stress Following a Mass Shooting.