Counseling resources offered in wake of Townville school shooting

Worried parents pick up their children from the church where they were sheltered after the attack. (Sep. 28, 2016/FOX Carolina)

Several Upstate organizations are offering counseling advice in the aftermath of a school shooting.

A 14-year-old suspect reportedly brought a firearm onto the campus of Townville Elementary School on Wednesday, wounding to students and a first-grade teacher.

Many in the Upstate are coping with the aftermath of the traumatic situation. And for those in need, there are options.

Foothills Community Health Care held a free event on Thursday to help individuals with processing grief and finding support. For more information on their services, visit the FCHC website.

Clemson's College of Education offers online resources to help children manage the trauma of a shooting. Below are some articles and tips: American Psychological Association - Helping your children manage distress in the aftermath of a shooting American Psychological Association - Managing your distress in the aftermath of a shooting Child Mind Institute - Going back to school after a tragedyCopyright 2016 FOX Carolina (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

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