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How to Deal With the Las Vegas Tragedy

We are all aware of the horrific events that occurred in Las Vegas.  We find ourselves stunned, shocked, scared, confused, or even feeling guilty. How do we deal with it emotionally or how do we tell our children about these events?

Laura Wheat, assistant professor of Counselor Education in the Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling and director of the Grief Outreach Initiative, shares her advice on how to cope with these feelings through several media interviews this week.  Each is a little different and offers a little different perspective on how to help yourself and your family deal with this tragedy.

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