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Rachel Copeland

Rachel Tepfer Copeland, MA, CCLS, has over 14 years of experience working professionally with hundreds of children and their families. As a Certified Child Life Specialist, she provided support, education, and interventions to children and families in the hospital during very difficult and traumatic situations. As an early childhood intervention specialist, Rachel provided developmental care to young children with disabilities in their homes and the community. Rachel received her BA from Stephen F. Austin State University and her MA in human sciences with an emphasis in psychology and education from Our Lady of the Lake University. Rachel is the author of the #1 new release I Can Be A Superhero During a Lockdown. Rachel and her husband live in Texas with their two sons. For more info and I Can Be A Superhero During A Lockdown

Lifesaving Lockdown Safety Tips Every Family Needs to Know

Lifesaving Lockdown Safety Tips Every Family Needs to Know

According to a recent Washington Post analysis*, over 4.1 million children endured a school lockdown during the 2017-2018 school year. More than 1 million of these children were in elementary school, with over 220,000 in preschool and kindergarten. The analysis further reveals that, on a typical school day last year, at least 16 campuses somewhere […]

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