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Crisis Management

Webinar to Help Schools Cope With Oil Spill Distress

Date/Time (ET): 
February 15, 2011 - 2:00pm - 3:15pm

This webinar convened Gulf coast educators, student support staff, school health and mental health workers to learn more about resources available to ease Oil Spill Distress of students a

When the Unexpected Happens - Are You Prepared to Respond and Support Recovery from Tragedy or Crises in the School and Community

SSHS Project Directors' Consortia Conference
August 3, 2010 - 10:15am - 11:30am

Response and recovery to tragic or crisis events at school or in the community requires quick action and continued follow-up to support students, staff, and parents.

Readiness and Emergency Management (REMS) Technical Assistance Center

The REMS TA Center offers school emergency management resources to schools, local educational agencies (LEAs), institutions of higher education (IHEs), and other personnel .

H1N1--Toolkit for Schools and School-Based Health Centers

National Assembly on School-Based Health Care

This online resource page for schools and school-based health centers is intended to help prevent the spread of the H1N1 virus in schools.

After the Emergency Is Over: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in Children and Youth

Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau

This two-page fact sheet describes the disorder, details symptoms, provides tips for adults helping a child with PTSD, and lists several sources of additional information.

The Family Readiness Kit: Preparing to Handle Disasters

American Academy of Pediatrics

250 families were surveyed to determine what materials most families need to prepare for a disaster.

A Quick Reference Guide for Posttrauma Home and School Care

National Association of Social Workers

Adapted from Cynthia Monahon's (1997) book, Children and Trauma: A Guide for Parents and Professionals, this guide helps parents understand symptoms trauma on children, gives guidance on when to se

An Activity Book For African American Families: Helping Children Cope with Crisis

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

Developed in the wake of the attacks of September 11, 2001, this online activity workbook for African American families has useful tips and activities for helping children cope with disasters.