People scatter after an explosion near the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon. After the two explosions yesterday, authorities treated the injured while the crowd was rerouted away from the smoking site of the blasts. David L.
How Schools Communicate With Parents During a Crisis
12/14/2012 Newtown, Conn. ~Local police received a call from the school in Newtown around 9:30 a.m. Friday. A reverse 911 call was sent to parents informing them of the incident, according to USA Today. Parents rushed to the school to pick up their kids, as seen in a picture of cars lining up toward the school, Liz Dahlem, an NBC reporter in Connecticut posted on Twitter.
Boston Marathon Room Listings Offer Hope in Tragedy's Wake
After Mondays deadly Boston Marathon explosions, a simple spreadsheet became a moving example of resilience and the human spirit. Let's hear it for the people of Boston, and their amazing kindness and heart during these difficult times.
Wellness Wednesday: When coping with traumatic events like the Boston Marathon bombings, psychotherapist Karen Ruskin said that it’s important for those who weren’t directly affected by the attack to put the events in perspective. “Be mindful of what you’re feeling and allow yourself to experience the sadness and fear,” she said, “but then go about your day and feel gratitude for those good things that you have in your life.”
Good Samaritans take in Boston marathoners: 'You're not in it alone'