Extended Resources for Adults Supporting Children after a Major Incident

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Extended Resources

Child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS):


The Mix:

The Mix
(Appropriate for older young people 13-25 years)

The Royal College of Psychiatrists:

Coping after a traumatic event

MindEd for Families:

MindEd for Families

Epic Friends:

Epic Friends

(This site is aimed at young people age 12-18 and is all about helping them to help their friends who might be struggling to cope emotionally)

Family Lives:

Family Lives

(Offers information and support on all family health issues)

South East Clinical Network
Trauma Response:

Guidance following the tragic events in Manchester and London

ACE Resilience Report:

Sources of resilience and their moderating relationships with harms from adverse childhood experiences

The Child Trauma Academy:

Secondary Traumatic Stress and the Impact of Working with High-Risk Children and Families:

The Cost of Caring

Trauma Informed Care:

Hope - a clinical perspective

Resilience and Wellbeing

Toxic Stress

Information on all aspects of mental health.
Mind infoline 0300 123 3393


Centre for Disease Control and Prevention: 

CDC.gov (www.cdc.gov) is an online source for credible health information and is the official Web site of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Helping Children Cope with Emergencies


Helping Children Cope

YouTube video: Helping Your Child Cope with Media Coverage of Disasters:

YouTube video: Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy Institute:

National Centre on Early Childhood Health and Wellness:

Helping your child cope after a disaster

National Institute of Clinical Excellence Resources:

NICE Quick reference guide: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD):
The management of PTSD in adults and children in primary and secondary care

Centre for Disease Control:

Coping Activity

Sesame Street:

Information specific to schools/education providers

International Finance Corporation:

Follow the link below and search for Disaster and Emergency Preparedness: Guidance for Schools

International Finance Corporation

Children’s Play Environment after a Disaster:

The Great East Japan Earthquake

Beacon House Resources: Mark Thorley & Helen Townsend

Survival in Secondary School

Personal Journal


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