Resources for those impacted by the Boston bombings

Below are resources from the National  Center for Child Traumatic Stress to assist those impacted by the Boston bombings.

Resources in Response to the Bombings

Tips for Parents on Media Coverage<http://www.nctsn.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=/sites/default/files/assets/pdfs/tips_for_parents_media_bombing_final1.pdf&nid=113>

After a Crisis: Helping Young Children Heal<http://www.nctsn.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=/sites/default/files/assets/pdfs/helping_young_children_heal_crisis.pdf&nid=113>

Talking to Children about the Bombings<http://www.nctsn.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=/sites/default/files/talking_to_children_about_the_bombing.pdf&nid=113>

Parents Tips for Helping Preschool-Aged Children after Disasters <http://www.nctsn.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=/sites/default/files/assets/pdfs/appendix_tips_for_parents_with_preschool_children.pdf&nid=113>

Parents Tips for Helping School-Aged Children after Disasters<http://www.nctsn.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=/sites/default/files/assets/pdfs/appendix_tips_for_parents_with_schoolage_children.pdf&nid=113>

Parent Guidelines for Helping Youth After the Bombings<http://www.nctsn.org/sites/all/modules/pubdlcnt/pubdlcnt.php?file=/sites/default/files/parents_guidelines_for_helping_teens_after_the_recent_bombings_1.pdf&nid=113>

 

For Children and Families Who Were Injured

*   www.AftertheInjury.org<http://www.aftertheinjury.org/>

*   What Does Your Child Need?<http://aftertheinjury.org/what-does-your-child-need>

*   For Parents, Teens, and Children<http://healthcaretoolbox.org/index.php/patient-education-materials/download-print-patient-handouts>

 

For Pediatric Providers

*   Healthcare Toolbox<http://www.healthcaretoolbox.org/>

*   Trauma-Informed Pediatric Care<http://healthcaretoolbox.org/index.php/tools-and-resources/training-tools>

 

For Mental Health Professionals Working with Firefighters and Other First Responders

*   www.helping-heroes.org<http://www.helping-heroes.org> (9-hour e-learning course)

 

For Responders Who are being Activated

*PFA Online learn.nctsn.org<http://healthcaretoolbox.org/index.php/patient-education-materials/download-print-patient-handouts>  (6-hour e-learning course)

*PFA Mobile (mobile app downloadable on ITunes)

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