Guest speakers Nicole Christian-Brathwaite, MD, and Robert Macy, PhD, will present information on coping skills and mindfulness, the effects of stress and trauma on children’s brains, regressed behavior, and grief and loss associated with COVID-19. Our experts – both renowned internationally for their work on childhood trauma – will also provide practical tools and resources to help children.
MassSupport Network's statewide program is funded by the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) and managed in partnership by the MA Department of Mental Health and Riverside Trauma Center. Our anonymous, confidential, and free services are for all people living in Massachusetts. We provide emotional support, coping strategies, resources, and factual information, as well as group support, consultations, and psycho-educational presentations on a range of topics including stress management.