The Teen Health Center, Inc. supports the Santa Fe community as together we begin the healing process. Everyone will react differently to tragedies such as these. Feelings of shock, disbelief, fear, sadness, helplessness, guilt, anger, shame, or relief after trauma are normal.

For information about how to help your child cope with the shooting in Santa Fe, we recommend reading "Parent Guidelines for Helping Youth After Mass Violence." 

For more mental health resources or guidance about this tragedy, text SUPPORT to 37420 to receive texts about coping skills and additional local resources. 

Teen Health's six licensed mental health therapists are available to provide individual and family therapy to those most strongly affected by this shooting. All services are free and unlimited for Galveston County residents ages birth through 21 years old. To make an appointment, call 409-766-5713. 

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