Trauma and Grief Resources

Trauma & Grief Resources

This service is available to ALL districts in the Region. If you have had a loss or trauma on your campus and you are a district in Region 14 ESC you can contact Rod Pruitt and he can help provide NOVA debrief and quiet room help as well as contacting trained counselors in the area to provide support.

Click here to get an after hours contact number for Rod Pruitt


Campus Improvement Plan and District Improvement Plan Requirements

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Region 14 Grief Guide and Resources

Administrator, Counselor, Teacher, & Staff Grief Guide with:

  • School staff checklists
  • Sample letters, announcements, and memorials
  • Grief activities, teacher talking points, grief reactions in relationship to ages and stages
  • Grief support centers and after care

Basic Group Crisis Intervention Protocol

Guidelines to Responding to the Death of a Student or School Staff


Region 14 School Grief Guide book cover
NOVA Debrief Protocol book cover

If the death was caused by suicide please look at these resources first

After a Suicide Toolkit for School book cover
Texas Suicide Safer School book cover
Coming Together to Care Suicide Prevention book cover

PSYCHOLOGICAL FIRST AID FOR SCHOOLS

FIELD OPERATIONS GUIDE Provides guidance on responding to disaster, violence, or terrorism events.

WHEN TERRIBLE THINGS HAPPEN: FOR ADULTS

WHEN TERRIBLE THINGS HAPPEN: FOR STUDENTS

HELPING YOUR FAMILY COPE: FOR PARENTS

Region 14 Grief Team

Please provide the following information if you wish to help a neighboring during a grief event.