​​​Death is a traumatic event that results in shock and sorrow and impacts all aspects of center functioning. Unfortunately, at some time many centers will deal with the death of a student or staff member.

This web page provides tools to help centers respond in a timely and supportive manner.



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https://www.samhsa.gov/resource/dbhis/grief-bereavement-what-psychiatrists-need-know
This article provides a review and summary of four areas of grief that are important for psychiatrists: (1) uncomplicated (normal) grief, (2) complicated grief, (3) grief-related major depression, and (4) psychiatrist reactions to patient suicides.
  
https://www.samhsa.gov/resource/dbhis/helping-teens-cope-traumatic-grief-tips-caregivers
This tip sheet explains how teens may experience traumatic grief following a disaster or other traumatic event.
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