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ACA Media Spotlight: Talking to Kids About Death After Jose Fernandez's Tragic Boating Accident

Sep 27, 2016
ACA Chief Professional Officer, David Kaplan, spoke to the SunSentinel about shielding children from constant media coverage of the event and more.

"We have a term called vicarious trauma, and children are particularly vulnerable to this…It traumatizes them if they see it over and over and the accumulated effect will be as if they were at the accident," said Kaplan.  

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    ACA Media Spotlight: Talking to Kids About Death After Jose Fernandez's Tragic Boating Accident

    by User Not Found | Sep 27, 2016
    ACA Chief Professional Officer, David Kaplan, spoke to the SunSentinel about shielding children from constant media coverage of the event and more.

    "We have a term called vicarious trauma, and children are particularly vulnerable to this…It traumatizes them if they see it over and over and the accumulated effect will be as if they were at the accident," said Kaplan.  

    Read the full article here.