Tips for Helping Children Cope After Traumatic Events

Mon, 12/17/2012 (All day)

SAMHSA Coping with Violence and Traumatic Events

from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA)

Web portal for information on coping with trauma, including Disaster Distress Helpline (DDH), the nation’s first hotline dedicated to providing disaster crisis counseling available via telephone (1-800-985-5990) and SMS (Text ‘TalkWithUs’ to 66746). Several links offer information in languages other than English.

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