Grief and Trauma
- Crisis Guide
- When Families Grieve
- Communicating About Grief
- Moving Forward
- Grief Toolkit
- Grief vs. Trauma
- What Parents Need to Know
- Trauma Reactions in Children
- Common Trauma Reactions
- When Your Child Has Been Traumatized
- Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Trauma Specialist
- What to Tell Your Child
- An Analogy
- Long Term Effects of Grief
A guide for parents and professionals by The Institute for Trauma and Stress at the NYU Child Study Center
Grief resources for families
Talking about grief and coping together
Learning how to move forward as a family
Sesame Street Grief Toolkit for families
The differences between normal grief reactions and trauma reactions.
Learn more about trauma.
When you should be concerned about your child.
Some common reactions associated with trauma.
What to do when your child has been traumatized.
When normal reactions have progressed to PTSD.
What you should expect from a trauma specialist.
What to tell your child about going to see a therapist.
A comparison of trauma to a physical wound.
Article discussing support needed for children losing a parent at an early age.