Traumatic events: Anniversaries and other triggers
Emerging Minds, Australia, 2018
Some trauma reminders can be unexpected and personal and catch us by surprise, while others are more predictable, such as fire alarms, siren sounds or smoke smells. Fortunately, with awareness and time, these ‘triggers’ can be managed.
This resource will provide some information on how to support and manage planned events that may cause distress, such as anniversaries, as well as situations that are less predictable.