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Links for parents to help children deal with tragedy


LA CROSSE, Wisconsin (WXOW) - In the wake of the Connecticut school shootings, children may feel scared, confused, or frightened.  Here are some links to other websites that may offer ideas and suggestions on how to help children deal with what they are going through.

National Association of School Psychologists:Tips for parents and teachers

Mental Health America

UNH Cooperative Extention

National Institute of Mental Health: Helping Children and Adolescents cope with violence and disasters: What community members can do.

American Psychological Association: Helping your children manage distress in the aftermath of a shooting

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