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Coping With Crisis - Helping Children With Special Needs: NASP

Coping With Crisis - Helping Children With Special Needs:  NASP | School Psychology in the 21st Century | Scoop.it

When a crisis event occurs—in school, in the community or at the national level—it can cause strong and deeply felt reactions in adults and children, especially those children with special needs. Many of the available crisis response resources are appropriate for use with students with disabilities, provided that individual consideration is given to the child’s developmental and emotional maturity. Acts of healing such as making drawings, writing letters, attending memorial ceremonies and sending money to relief charities are important for all children.

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Culturally Competent Crisis Response Resources: NASP

School psychologists are increasingly involved in providing crisis response within multicultural
communities. Those who are committed to enhancing their skills in cultural competency are
more likely to be effective caregivers when challenging situations arise. The following resources
can be helpful tools to this end

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