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Crisis Response

Welcome to Broward County Public Schools' Crisis Response and Recovery information site. Crisis response teams are comprised of school counselors, school psychologists, school social workers, and family counselors. The primary purpose of the teams is to offer assistance to schools, students, staff members, and families when a crisis occurs, such as the death of a student or a staff member.  

 

The intent of the Crisis Response & Recovery Handbook is to provide schools with guidance regarding best practices in the areas of crisis preparedness, response, and recovery. It focuses on addressing the emotional (mental health) effects that may accompany a traumatic event. Each crisis is different and should be treated with care and consideration with regard to its unique circumstances. Therefore, the information in the handbook is not all-inclusive. Schools should consider the general guidelines contained in the handbook in conjunction with their individual safety and security plans.

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For more information:

Psychological Services, Student Services, and School Counseling Department

Emily Goldstein

754-321-3440

emily.goldstein@browardschools.com

Christina Reyes

754-321-3440

christina.reyes@browardschools.com

Faye Kravitz

754-321-1618

faye.kravitz@browardschools.com

Ralph Aiello

754-321-1675

ralph.aiello@browardschools.com