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Talking to Children About Tragedies

Gemma is dedicated to providing mental health and education for children and families. As such, we are extremely sensitive to the fear, sadness, and anxiety caused by events like yesterday’s shooting. You can find some helpful resources for talking to children and teens about such events below.

How to Talk to Kids About School Shootings

Helping Children Cope with Frightening News

Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers

Talking to Kids About Current Events