Like the rest of the country, we were shocked and deeply saddened by the events at the Boston Marathon this past Monday. Discussing disaster and loss with your family, especially children, can be complicated subjects to navigate. Below are resources we have reviewed and approved to help you decide when and how to talk to the children in your life about tragedy.
Talking to Kids About News
Talking with Children About Tragedy – Again
Hot to Talk to Kids About The Boston Marathon Bombing, Age by Age
Cope After Exposure to a Traumatic Event
How to Help Kids Feel Safe After a Tragedy