Mental Health Links
The following links are listed to provide you with additional online mental health care information and counseling resources.
**Links to trauma and disaster related e-material published by the International Society for Traumatic Stress and Study.
When a Friend or Loved One Has Been Traumatized
Mass Disasters, Trauma, and Loss
Traumatic Stress and Substance Abuse Problems
Managing your distress in the aftermath of a shooting, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/mass-shooting.aspx
Building resilience to manage indirect exposure to terror, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/terror-exposure.aspx
The Road to Resilience, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/road-resilience.aspx
How to talk to children about difficult news and tragedies, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/talking-to-children.aspx
How much news coverage is ok for children?, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/news-coverage.aspx
Talking to kids when they need help, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/help-kids.aspx
Helping your children manage distress in the aftermath of a shooting, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/aftermath.aspx
What psychologists do on disaster relief operations, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/disaster-site.aspx
How to Talk to Our Kids about the Tragic Shootings in Louisiana, Minnesota and Dallas, https://psychologybenefits.org/2016/07/12/how-to-talk-to-our-kids-about-the-tragic-shootings-in-louisiana-minnesota-and-dallas/
7 Ways to Talk to Children and Youth about the Shootings in Orlando, https://psychologybenefits.org/2016/06/13/7-ways-to-talk-to-children-and-youth-about-the-shootings-in-orlando/
Talking to your kids about discrimination, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/kids-discrimination.aspx.
Discrimination: What it is, and how to cope, http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/discrimination.aspx.
Discussing discrimination (Q & A with Dr. Gwen Keita), http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/keita-qa.aspx.
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