How To Talk To Your Children About 9/11
With the ten-year anniversary of the September 11th tragedy just around the corner, many are struggling. Those who were very close to the event continue to deal with feelings of trauma, anger, depression, and loss. Many have even been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in relation to 9/11 and its after effects.
We have previously discussed the best ways to handle these issues, so this article will focus on children and how to talk to them about this devastating day. Many of todays children were not alive to experience the event, while others were likely too young to comprehend it.
This doesnt mean they can simply ignore it, however, and they are likely to have a lot of questio...