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From: D. Sterner (dsterner_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Thu Sep 13 2001 - 13:49:29 PDT

The following sites and sources of information have been listed on
NYLINE following the events of Tuesday.

Dealing With Trauma: Some Websites to Help Children and Their Adults

AAP Offers Advice on Communicating with Children about Disasters

After a Disaster: What You Can Do With Your Children

Calm young children; explain to older kids

Children, Stress, and Natural Disasters: School Activities for Children

Connect for Kids: Aftershocks of a National Trauma: Helping Kids Cope

Cornell expert advises parents on how to help children cope with news of
terrorist attacks

Disaster Handouts & Links

Disaster Recovery: Children's Needs

Helping Children After a Disaster

Helping Children Handle Disaster-Related Anxiety

Helping Children Understand Crisis and Trauma

Helping Parents Talk to Their Kids About Violence: Resources for Parent

How to talk to children about disaster (current newspaper article)

National Association of School Psychologists: Coping with a National

Recognizing Stress in Children

Responding to Children after a Crisis: What Parents and Adults Can Do

Talking to Children about Violence and Other Sensitive and Complex
Issues in the World

Talking to Kids about Tragedy: How to Respond to Fears, Questions

Talking with Children about Violence

Talking with Kids about Violence

Tips for Talking to Children about Disasters

Tragic Times, Healing Words,4125,49560,00.html=

What to Tell Children about Terrorist Bombings

compiled by Polly Farrington, P.A. Farrington Associates; Mary Fellows,
UHLS; Sue Rokos, MVLA; Katharine Winderlin,WSWHE BOCES; Becky
Wright-Sedam, SALS [List available at]

Source for official US Government information:

Thanks to Barbara Smith of the Institute of Museum and Library Services =
Washington, DC.

The URL is: for update and additional sites