How to Talk to your Children in the Aftermath of The Parkland Shooting
Following this devastating tragedy in our community, we are left in shock and with no words. On February 21st, Faulk Center for Counseling will hold a community-wide talk providing guidance on how to help children process the tragedy and help with steps to restoring a sense of safety. It will also include tips for managing our own anxiety. The presentation will also allow for ample time to field questions and comments from audience participants.
When: Wednesday, February 21st, 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Where: Faulk Center for Counseling
Who: Faulk Center for Counseling
Holly Katz, Ph.D. Clinical & Training Director, available for interviews.
“In heartbreaking times like these, the Junior League of Boca Raton remains vigilant and committed to child welfare advocacy. It can be so difficult to explain such complicated issues to our children, but the Faulk Center is here to help parents deliver a thoughtful message.” – Renata Sans de Negri, President of Junior League of Boca Raton. This event is FREE and open to the public.
About the Faulk Center for Counseling: The Faulk Center for Counseling, formerly the Center for Group Counseling, provides free and low-cost individual, family, and group counseling to the community. We offer programs for adults, children, seniors, families, and couples at our facility in Boca Raton, Fl and at outreach locations throughout Palm Beach County. Clinical services are provided through a unique partnership among graduate students pursuing doctoral and Master’s degrees in a mental health field and volunteer mental health professionals. All graduate students and volunteers are trained and supervised by our licensed clinical staff. We provide a warm, accepting environment where everyone has the capacity to grow. No one has ever been turned away because of an inability to pay.
About the Junior League of Boca Raton: The Junior League of Boca Raton, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.