March TIC Tip of the Month

We often think of abuse, neglect, and natural disasters as forms of trauma; however, trauma comes in various forms. Suddenly our personal and professional lives are unexpectedly uprooted and our normal routines are gone. The disruptions may result in feeling unsettled, out of sorts, and may even produce anxiety and panic. While it is always important to remain calm, especially in stressful situations, it can be hard to cope with daily and new life stressors. The following links include specific methods to calm emotions, stress, anxiety and help to maintain a sense of control in unprecedented times due to the impact of Covid 19. These tips may also be appropriate and useful for our students and families.