12-14-17 Remembering Sandy Hook: Five Years Later (Radio)

Thursdays 1-2 pm MT on KLZ 560 AM Call in number: 303-477-5600 It has been 5 years since the unthinkable happened and an assailant entered Sandy Hook Elementary School, killing 20 children and 6 teachers. Michele Gay tragically lost her 7-year old daughter Josephine at Sandy Hook Elementary School that day. On this episode of […]

12-7-17 The Right Way to Do Active Shooter Drills and School Lockdowns (Radio)

Thursdays 1-2 pm MT on KLZ 560 AM Call in number: 303-477-5600 In the aftermath of the Rancho Tehama shooting rampage, there is some disagreement as to the best approach to preparing school children for an active shooting incident. SSI Guardian President, Michael Yorio, offers his expert opinion and recommendations for keeping children safe at […]

11-16-17 Putting On Your Psychological Body Armor (Radio)

Thursdays 1-2 pm MT on KLZ 560 AM Call in number: 303-477-5600     Brought to you by:     Terror attacks, church shootings, and hurricanes have become a part of our every day lives at home and around the world. On this episode of Living Well with Dr. Peg, researcher and disaster mental health […]

4-26-17 Crosswalk (Guest Hosted by Dr. Peg with Michael Yorio & Dr. Gemma Paech

Dr. Peg filled in for Crosswalk hosts Angel and Eric on April 26, 2017. Michael Yorio, President of SSI Guardian, talked about situational awareness, 21st Century Safe Schools, the anniversary of Columbine, and the recent shooting at a San Bernadino elementary school. Dr. Gemma Paech provided insight into how to improve our sleep and the […]

Active Shooter Response

January 17, 2014 – Schools, movie theaters, supermarkets…Is anywhere safe? Just one day after a shooting at a New Mexico middle school, there was a fatal shooting in an Indiana supermarket. Do you know how to respond if you find yourself facing an active shooter? Find out what to do on this episode of Living […]

Helping Your Child Cope with School Violence

December 20, 2013 – Last Friday there was a shooting at Arapahoe High School in Centennial Colorado, which left the shooter dead from a self-inflicted gun shot and one student injured and in critical condition. This happened just days before the one year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary Shooting and just miles from Columbine […]

Run, Hide, Fight

Do you know what to do if you find yourself in an active shooter situation? View this short video produced by the City of Houston. For more information on what to do in an active shooter situation, listen to these episodes of Living Well with Dr. Peg: Responding to Violence – 8/23/13 Violence Prevention – […]

Helping Children Cope with Trauma

December 14, 2012 – As I write this, 20 children and 6 adults have been shot and killed at an elementary school in Connecticut. We can expect children to exhibit some of the same signs of acute trauma as adults, however, the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry describes several additional effects of “One-Episode […]