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Tip Sheet: Psychological First Aid (PFA): Parent Tips for Helping Adolescents

Author(s): National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
Date: March 24, 2012
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Grief and Healing
This handout provides parents with common reactions after a disaster, ways to respond to those reactions, and examples of things you can say to your adolescent.

Tip Sheet: Psychological First Aid (PFA): Tips for Adults

Author(s): National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
Date: March 24, 2012
Topic(s): Case Management, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Grief and Healing
This handout provides people with common reactions after a disaster, ways to respond to those reactions, and examples of things you can say to another adult.

Tip Sheet: Psychological First Aid (PFA): Parent Tips for Helping Infants and Toddlers after Disasters

Author(s): National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
Date: March 24, 2012
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Grief and Healing
This handout provides parents with common reactions after a disaster, ways to respond to those reactions, and examples of things you can say to your infants or toddlers.

Tip Sheet: Psychological First Aid (PFA): Parent Tips for Helping Preschool-Age Children after Disasters

Author(s): National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
Date: March 24, 2012
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Grief and Healing
This handout provides parents with common reactions after a disaster, ways to respond to those reactions, and examples of things you can say to your preschool-age child.

Tip Sheet: Psychological First Aid (PFA): Parent Tips for Helping School-Age Children

Author(s): National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
Date: March 24, 2012
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Grief and Healing
This handout provides parents with common reactions after a disaster, ways to respond to those reactions, and examples of things you can say to your school-age child.

Video: Torture Survivors Video Series

Author(s): National Partnership for Community Training (NPCT)
Date: March 12, 2012
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
This five part video series shows members of the National Partnership for Community Training discuss their work with survivors of torture at the Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma, the NYU/Bellevue Program for Survivors of Torture and the Florida Center for Survivors of Torture. They explain the lessons learned and the models of care at some …

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Toolkit: Refugee Services Core Stressor Assessment

Author(s): Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center
Date: January 1, 2011
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness, Monitoring and Evaluation
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing, Data Collection
This toolkit provides information about four core stressors that refugees commonly face, and guides users through an assessment of a particular youth or family’s needs. Based on the assessment, tailored recommendations for resources and interventions are generated through this web-based toolkit developed by the Refugee Trauma and Resilience Center of Boston Children’s Hospital.

Video: Mental Health Care During Crises

Author(s): Emergency Community Health Outreach (ECHO)
Date: April 21, 2010
Topic(s): Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): COVID-19
Mental health problems can be caused by many factors – disease, stress, genetics, or adjusting to a new culture. It is important to identify and take steps to treat mental health issues as early as possible to keep them under control. These videos, developed in 2010, have information about helping people who are having mental …

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Guide: Partnering with Parents and Families to Support Immigrant and Refugee Children at School

Author(s): Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Date: June 12, 2009
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Education
This guide outlines programs that engage communities and community organizations to build effective and easily accessible mental health services for children and youth. Some of the issues addressed include: the impact of the immigrant and refugee experience; partnering with immigrant families to support mental health; offering school-based mental health services; and the changing face of …

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Guide: Culture and Trauma Brief: Promoting Culturally Competent Trauma-Informed Practices

Author(s): National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
Date: November 17, 2005
Topic(s): Child, Youth, and Family Services, Cultural Awareness, Mental Health and Wellness
Subtopic(s): Child and Youth Wellbeing
This report highlights the need for clinicians and policy makers to understand the links between trauma and culture. It outlines cultural competence in trauma treatments and practices to encompass race, ethnicity, immigrant status, sexuality, urbanity and rurality, and disability. Data from the National Child Traumatic Stress Core Data Set are summarized, demonstrating the significant differences …

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