On this page you will find links to both crisis response and violence prevention resources for parents, educators and communities. These resources are designed to help schools cope with the aftermath of a tragedy and to implement strategies to create a safe learning environment for all students.
Looking for Early Warning, Timely Response and Safeguarding our Children: An Action Guide? You can find links to the PDF files and instructions for ordering single copies of these excellent publications along with other NASP brochures on our “Free Publications” page – simply click the “Free Publications” link on the right of this page!
There are materials for coping with the events of September 11 here.
You can find a wealth of additional crisis response/violence prevention resources on the National Emergency Assistance Team (NEAT) webpage.
Read the NASP position statement on school violence, as well as a fact sheet on preventing youth violence.
Visit the website of the Safe Schools/Healthy Students Action Center, a grant initiative of the U.S. Departments of Justice, Education, and Health and Human Services operated by the National Mental Health Association in partnership with the National Association of School Psychologists.
Recently published in the NASP Communiqué: an article on the Safe and Responsive Schools Project.
Looking for the handout on Children’s Response to Trauma? Click here – we’ve given it its own page.
Ahora disponible en español, en formato del PDF (Documento de Formato Portátil), Protegiendo a Nuestros Niños: Una Guía de Acción. (Requiere Acrobat Reader, disponible en el website del adobe.)