Providing Psychosocial Support to Children and Families in the Aftermath of Disasters and Crises
Schonfeld, D., Demaria, T., and Committee on Psychosocial Aspects of Child and Family Health, Disaster Preparedness Advisory Council. (2015). Providing Psychosocial Support to Children and Families in the Aftermath of Disasters and Crises. Pediatrics. 136 (4).
This clinical report highlights risk factors and common adjustment difficulties in children in the aftermath of a disaster. Pediatric healthcare providers can help promote effective coping strategies in their patients, caregivers, and in consultation with schools, child care centers, and related sites.