COCA Now: Helping Families Deal with the Stress of Relocation After a Disaster

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Helping families deal with the stress of relocation after a disaster (handout)

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This handout can be given to families dealing with the stress of having to relocate after a disaster.

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What's included in this handout:

This handout gives families information and tips that explain

  • basic information about stress,
  • sings of and ways to help family members deal with relocation stress,
  • signs of stress in children and teenagers from preschool to high school,
  • ways to help children and teenagers deal with stress (preschool to high school age),
  • how to help the elderly deal with relocation stress, and
  • where to find further information on these topics.

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