I Was There: Coping with Witnessing Mass Violence (FBI Victim Services Brochure)

Mass violence tragedies impact not only the physically injured and families of deceased victims but every individual who was there and who may have been affected by what he or she saw, heard, and felt. Trauma can affect people in many different ways: physically, mentally, behaviorally, spiritually, and emotionally. Help is available and there are things you can do to cope.