Tips for Talking to Children in Trauma: Interventions at Home for Preschoolers to Adolescents

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Tips for Talking to Children in Trauma: Interventions at Home for Preschoolers to Adolescents

Description

This tool suggests activities to help children, following exposure to a disaster or traumatic event, share recovery feelings and experiences at home.

This tool presents at-home interventions for parents to engage in with their children. Interventions are provided for children in the following age groups:

  • Preschoolers
  • Elementary age children
  • Preadolescents and adolescents

Developer:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S.)

Funding Sources:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS)

History

Release Date: 2005
Original Summary: September 2005
Last Updated: 10/03/12

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