Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers

  • School violence and the resulting intense media coverage bring school safety issues to the forefront for all of us. However, children, in particular, may experience anxiety, fear, and a sense of personal risk. Knowing how to talk with your child about school safety issues can play an important role in easing fear and anxiety for your child. To guide parents through discussions about school violence, the National Association of School Psychologist (NASP) offers the article accessed through the link below. 

    Click here for link to National Association of School Psychologist for article, "Talking to Children About Violence"