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PFA: Parent tips for helping school-age children after disasters

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This document offers information on how school-age children commonly react to disasters and how parents can respond. It is part of the Psychological First Aid (PFA) Field Operations Guide, which prepares people to deliver PFA, an evidence-informed, modular approach anyone can use to assist disaster survivors.

The table is also available in Chinese, in Japanese, and in Spanish.

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National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)