Resources for Talking With Children About
Discovery joins with our community and our nation in grieving the loss of our school children to violence.
Our hearts and prayers are with the families of those who have been lost.
If you or your children are in need of someone to talk to, please contact us about Grief Support or
As you process these losses you may find yourself in conversations with your children about gun violence, the following resources may be useful to you.
How to Talk to Kids About School Shootings
(Common Sense Media)
Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers (National Association of School Psychologists)
Helping Your Children Manage Distress in the Aftermath of a School Shooting
(American Psychological Association)
Talking to Kids About Racism and Violence(Childmind.org)
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We offer private counseling, support groups, and workshops at our Morgan Hill office. With more than 40 counselors on staff, we offer a wide spectrum of uniquely qualified persons able to work with most client needs and availability. Workshops are offered periodically throughout the year, based on interest and need, while Grief and Divorce Support groups are on-going.
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Rochelle Fong Salazar
Hello and welcome to Discovery Counseling Center! My name is Rochelle Fong Salazar. I am the Executive Director. The Discovery Board has appointed me to take the reigns as Autry Jamison steps down. Autry successfully led Discovery through a very challenging time and we will miss her leadership as she steps away.
I am excited to take on this role, helping Discovery grow to meet the needs of our community while continuing the legacy of exemplary counseling and emotional care started by our founder, Larry McElvain. I want to share with you Larry's vision and mission of Discovery and my commitment to you as the new Director of the Discovery Counseling Center.
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