“We need to think more carefully about screening for trauma and designing a more trauma-informed treatment plan,” says Dr. Nicole Brown.
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“I want to say that I love her, and I always will. I’ll miss how she used to dance and sing."
"There’s a lot more that can be done to support children’s mental health," says Dr. Robert Franks.
"Guns and gun violence were not an important issue to me before I was shot. You can say I was rudely awakened."
“I believe that [arming teachers] puts students more at risk. If there was ever a situation in which a teacher might be prompted to use a firearm, there is no guarantee for the proper use and the safety of the children," says sixth grade math teacher Kalie Aiken.