Parents may find the following resources helpful in dealing with issues related to grief, fear, and confusion in children following a tragedy.
Sesame Street's "Here for Each Other"
Appropriate for elementary-aged students
A National Tragedy: Helping Children Cope
Tips for Parents and Teachers from the National Association of School Psychologists
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Coalition to Support Grieving Students
Modules provided by the New York Life Foundation and the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement with support from Scholastic, Inc.
Highmark Caring Place
Provides grief support services at no cost to children and their families coping with the death of a loved one.
Helping Children and Adolescents Cope with Violence and DisastersInformation from the National Institute of Mental Health
Information from the National Institute of Mental Health