Severe Weather and a Child’s Emotional Security

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There is an excellent article on today about how to keep children feeling emotionally safe when weather tragedies befall their community. Experiencing severe flooding, earthquakes and tornadoes that damages homes, and maim friends, family and loved ones can cause trauma for kids that can undermine their sense of security and normalcy, according to the National Association of School Psychologists’ website.

Here are a brief list of steps that parents can take to help restore confidence for their children in the wake of a natural disaster, according to the NASP: Take time to read the newsletter from NASP as well for more tips.

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