The Parents Trauma
Resource Center is an excellent tool for parents and caregivers to
easily find detailed information about grief and trauma. Included in
this site are:
- Information describing
typical grief and trauma reactions and the difference between the
- Ways parents
can help their child, as well as help themselves.
- Ways to deal
with specific concerns, like behavioral problems, sexual abuse, war,
terrorism, and more.
- Specific information
for all age groups – infants, toddlers, children and adolescents.
- Specific detailed
activities for parents to use to engage their children and to help
calm their anxieties.
- Recommended books
and resources on grief and trauma.
- Helpful links
to other websites for specific information
While this is primarily a web-based service, parents and caregivers also have
the option to contact our clinical consulting staff via email or our toll-free
number. TLC staff members are available to help parents evaluate where a child
stands on the continuum of grief and trauma; offer parents support and guidance;
provide information for additional resources; and, if needed, refer parents
to a TLC Certified Trauma and Loss Clinical Specialist in their area. To get
in touch with TLC click on the "Contact TLC" tab in the upper right
hand corner of this page.