The Early Childhood Council of Larimer County is deeply saddened and heartbroken. Our love and thoughts go out to all those affected at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton Connecticut. In the wake of the tragic shooting in Connecticut, many of you will be working with children and families who will have questions, concerns, and fears you need to deal with. And, it is important that you deal with these issues forthrightly and appropriately. Here are some helpful resources.
Advice from Dr. Joshua Sparrow of the Brazelton Touchpoints in Boston,
"How To Talk To Children About The Tragedy In Newtown"
Advice from Zero to Three,
"Cope After Exposure to a Traumatic Event"