This past week we have experienced traumatic events and profound loss including the mass shooting in Buffalo, NY that resulted in the loss of 10 Black lives and the mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, TX where 21 lives were taken, most of which were children.
It is important that we acknowledge these events and the impacts they have on our community, including our staff and families. We condemn violence, racism, and systemic injustice in all forms. We are committed to cultivating a work culture and therapy environment that is safe and affirming for everyone.
Children feel the impacts of these events and likely have their own feelings to navigate with the support of trusted adults. Below are a few resources for families if you need them to support guiding a conversation: