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Guides to Talking With Your Children About World Events

The following are resources that may be helpful in talking with your children about their reaction to the war in Iraq. This, of course, is a paramount event that will receive major attention and be the topic of much discussion. Your support and insight is an important part of helping your children cope with this topic.

General Discussion:

logo_PDF212“Talking to Children About Armed Conflict”

logo_PDF212“Talking to Children About Terrorism”

Crisis Management Institute Website

Coping with Violence and Traumatic Events

Stages of Understanding:

The following websites provide age-by-age insights for parents

“Talking with Kids About War & Violence”

Recommendations for Military Families:

Military OneSource Parenting

Terrorism and Emergency Preparedness:

“Children, Terrorism & Disasters”

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