Tips for families traumatized by shocking event

Many families were stunned as they witnessed several aerial performers fall during The Ringling Bros. Barnum and Bailey Circus performance at The Dunkin’ Donuts Center on Sunday.

And many more were horrified to the see the video of the fall spread across the internet.

Sarah Kelly-Palmer, from Family Service of Rhode Island, joined The Rhode Show with some information to help families with young children coping with this shocking event.

Family Service of RI is the regional site for the National Child Traumatic Stress Network www.nctsn.org.

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