How to speak to Your Children Following a Terror Attack

 

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Parents should talk with their kids about the attack, said Lorber, who noted that the topic already is coming up in his office. “If parents don’t talk to their kids about this, other kids will,” Lorber said. “They’re going to be getting the gory details, no matter what. Thursday’s attack in Nice, France, which killed at least 84 people, with multiple children among the dead and wounded, may be particularly stressful to children and parents alike. If your friends want to talk, be a good listener.

Be sure to let a parent or other trusted adult know if someone is talking about violence or hurting himself or someone else. Attend local vigils and ceremonies. You can take part in prayer ceremonies, memorial services, and other events that may be planned in your neighborhood or community.

After you watch one or more of them, please let us know your thoughts by clicking on this link and mark the subject line Talking to Kids. You may also want to sign up for our webinar on July 24 on preventing violent extremism in our children. Try to avoid talking in euphemisms or being evasive if your child asks you direct questions, certainly don’t lie to them. Try to be honest in what you explain to your child but be sensitive to just how much information they are able to take on board. Avoid giving a child any upsetting detail of traumatic events.

(Lozano) “Talk about your immediate world and how there’s a lot of good people in it and there are lots of good people in the world.” Licensed counselor and behavior therapist Rusty Lozano says. Your students need you. Talk with other teachers. You are a valuable resource to each other. Share your time and resources, particularly phone numbers for mental health intervention.

Watch for warning signs in your students. Hearing repeated news reports about the sniper may evoke feelings of shock, anxiety, helplessness, sleeplessness, depression. If you notice these symptoms interfering with your students’. Here’s how to talk to your children about the events of the September 11, 2001 New York City terrorist attack on the 9/11 anniversary. “The world is pretty horrific at times, but it can be pretty.

Teach Your Kids to Deal With the Realities of Life Rather than keep your children in a protective bubble, teach them how to care for their emotional wounds in a. Research reveals that, even though acute stress disorder and PTSD do occur for some individuals after a terrorist attack, humans are in fact resilient. As a result, even though terrorist attacks.

List of related literature:

In the morning tell the child about the attack, but be reassuring and tactful.

“Parenthood in America: An Encyclopedia” by Lawrence Balter, Robert B. McCall
from Parenthood in America: An Encyclopedia
by Lawrence Balter, Robert B. McCall
ABC-CLIO, 2000

To diminish periods of tension, it seemed important in our forums for both children and adults to allow themselves to relive, in small doses, what they had been through in the weeks following the terrorist attacks.

“Collective Trauma, Collective Healing: Promoting Community Resilience in the Aftermath of Disaster” by Jack Saul
from Collective Trauma, Collective Healing: Promoting Community Resilience in the Aftermath of Disaster
by Jack Saul
Taylor & Francis, 2013

After the bombing of the Murrah Building in Oklahoma City, children from around the United States sent cards, greetings, money, and other items to the children hospitalized for bombing-related injuries (Seideman et al., 1998).

“Disaster Nursing” by Tener Goodwin Veenema, PhD, MPH, MS, CPNP, FAAN
from Disaster Nursing
by Tener Goodwin Veenema, PhD, MPH, MS, CPNP, FAAN
Springer Publishing Company, 2007

Further research and resources are needed to fully understand all the physical and psychological impacts a terror attack has on children.

“Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents” by Ramesh C. Gupta
from Handbook of Toxicology of Chemical Warfare Agents
by Ramesh C. Gupta
Elsevier Science, 2009

Anxious parents responded immediately to the possibility of Halloween terrorism.

“Satan in America: The Devil We Know” by W. Scott Poole
from Satan in America: The Devil We Know
by W. Scott Poole
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2009

Children generally find comfort and stability in order and consistency, so the randomness of disasters or the malicious intent of terrorism may be incomprehensible to them, and they may feel confused and respond with fear and heightened anxiety.

“Encyclopedia of Counseling” by Frederick T. Leong
from Encyclopedia of Counseling
by Frederick T. Leong
SAGE Publications, 2008

Why are children particularly vulnerable to terrorism in the form of explosive and blast attacks?

“Pediatric Secrets E-Book” by Richard A. Polin, Mark F. Ditmar
from Pediatric Secrets E-Book
by Richard A. Polin, Mark F. Ditmar
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2020

If they do, a careful history reveals that the parents who have witnessed these attacks outside the hospital are alone with the children in the hospital room at the time the attack occurs.

“Forensic Pathology” by Dominick DiMaio, Vincent J.M. DiMaio M.D., Myron H. Dembo, Helena Seli
from Forensic Pathology
by Dominick DiMaio, Vincent J.M. DiMaio M.D., et. al.
Taylor & Francis, 2001

You do not inform them that the nightmares which frightened them so badly were not real because children believe in magic.You merely reassure them that they are safe now.

“A Course in Miracles: Original Edition Text” by Helen Schucman
from A Course in Miracles: Original Edition Text
by Helen Schucman
Course in Miracles Society, 2009

Parents are advised to use caution when discussing terrorist activities or catastrophic events and to prevent children from hearing about such events.

“Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions” by Margaret Schell Frazier, RN, CMA, BS, Jeanette Drzymkowski, RN, BS
from Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions
by Margaret Schell Frazier, RN, CMA, BS, Jeanette Drzymkowski, RN, BS
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2015

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  • tell them islam is a violent ideology and the koran teaches death upon the unbelievers, promising war with western civilization…that is not a solution or answer to “go numb” that would be victimization mentality