Russell T. Jones, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist                    Trauma Expert

Fire Trauma

Listed below are links to exterior websites that contain helpful information on both preventing and coping with fire-related traumatic events. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Child Traumatic Stress Network are both excellent resources for fact sheets on prevention and recovery from traumatic incidents.  In terms of fire-specific resources, the U.S. Fire Administration, Fire Corps, and Safe Kids Worldwide links below provide fire safety checklists and tips, along with statistics on the impact of fires.  


Content sources:

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
National Child Traumatic Stress Network


http://www.usfa.fema.gov/

http://www.firecorps.org/prevention 

https://www.safekids.org/fire