Therapy and Mental Health Support

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:

800-273-8255 or 1-800-273-TALK

National Alliance on Mental Illness:

(213) 386-3615

3600 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1804
Los Angeles, CA 90010

American Counseling Association: Gun Violence Trauma Resources

PO Box 31110
Alexandria, VA 22310-9998

American School Counselor Association: Helping Kids After a Shooting

(703) 683-ASCA

National Association of School Psychologists: Helping Children Cope with Terrorism


4340 East West Highway
Suite 402
Bethesda, MD 20814

PBS Kids: Helping Children Navigate Scary News Stories

Take Action

March for Our Lives: Sign petitions, email your representatives, and raise funds

Wear Orange: National Gun Violence Awareness Day (June 3 – 5)

NPR: How to Support Uvalde, TX

Learn More​

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry: Children and the News

Common Sense Media: Explaining the News to Our Kids

Child Mind Institute: Helping Children Cope with Frightening News

We acknowledge that there are valuable community resources and organizations that may not be reflected in this curated list.