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Families/Children

Both children and adults are searching for ways to deal with the traumatic events that happened on September 11, 2001.

Extension has found Web sites, articles and publications that offer information on how adults might talk to children about terrorism, crises, and stress.

Recognizing Stress in Children

http://www.preparerespondrecover.com/childrensneeds/

Families coping with Traumatic Events

http://www.bt.cdc.gov/masscasualties/copingpub.asp

Talking with Children When the Talking gets Tough

http://www.ces.purdue.edu/terrorism//index.html

Aftermath of Attack on America: The Healing Process

http://www2.ca.uky.edu/hes/

Stress Reactions

http://www.cahe.nmsu.edu/terrorism/stress_reactions.html

Family Issues Publications

http://www.cahe.nmsu.edu/terrorism/family.html

Home Management Publications

http://www.cahe.nmsu.edu/terrorism/home.html

Third edition of Family Times blankets state with preparedness message

What would your family do if faced with a natural disaster or an act of terrorism? Almost 460,000 copies of a special bilingual newspaper supplement from Family and Consumer Science and Extension Home Economics will each New Mexicans early this month through 39 newspapers, hoping to provide some answers. The third edition of *Family Times * will mark more than a million copies distributed to New Mexicans this year with parenting advice. Copies also go to offices of Women, Infants and Children; the Income Support Division; county parenting classes; and schools.