In light of last Friday’s tragedy

In light of last Friday’s tragedy in Connecticut, our client, Starr Commonwealth, shared helpful tips in working with children who have just witnessed something traumatic. You may find this useful in talking through the events with your children or grandchildren.

TLC provides tips for coping with trauma, loss in Connecticut school shooting.

Starr has a network of 6,000 people worldwide who are certified through the Starr Global Learning Institute Trauma and Loss Center to help in these situations.

Starr Commonwealth is internationally recognized as a leader in transformational programs for children, families, schools and communities. Founded in 1913, Starr’s practices and principles are supported by a century of success in the treatment of troubled youth and are confirmed by emerging research in behavior health and neuroscience. Their community-based programs, residential treatment services and professional training represents the international standard of excellence in identifying, treating and healing trauma and pain-based behavior and building resiliency in children and adolescents. You can read more about Starr at

Doug Clark

Senior Vice President