Lee este articuloWhen a terrorist strikes, it seems like the entire world is upside down and confusing. Terrorism is something very violent that is meant to hurt and scare many people.

Acts of terrorism have occurred for many years in many places. For the United States, the worst attacks happened on September 11, 2001. Terrorism scares everyone because no one knows when or where it will take place.

Right after a terrorist attack, everyone has questions they want answered and feelings they need to express. Lots of people suffer because of these attacks, many more than those who were injured or killed.

So how can a person cope after something awful has happened? Here are some things you can do:

Reviewed by: D'Arcy Lyness, PhD
Date reviewed: January 2014

Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

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