Trauma | Crisis | Disaster | Bereavement

Resources

American School Counselors Association
Resources include talking points and links for addressing crisis, trauma, and bereavement.  

American Psychiatric Nurses Association
Resources dedicated to dealing with traumatic events which may be of benefit to schools. 

Center for School Mental Health (University of Maryland)
Resources and links on mental health support for those experiencing disaster trauma. 

CDC Articles About Supporting Children After Disaster

National Association of School Psychologists
Resources to promote the ability of children and youth to cope with traumatic or unsettling events. 

National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement
Trauma and bereavement support services within school settings to help students, staff, and families. Provides resources, training materials, and consultation assistance for schools.

SAMSHA Coping with Traumatic Events
Multiple resources on behavioral health issues related to disaster for children, youth, and first responders. 

Disaster Distress Helpline
Provides trained counselors who can provide crisis counseling, info on how to recognize distress and its effects, and/or referrals to local crisis call centers. Open 24 hours, every day of the year, call 1-800-985-5990 or text "TalkWithUs" to 66746. 

Page Updated 9/28/22