DENVER (KDVR) — In the wake of another shooting at Denver East High School, students, teachers and parents are now trying to process two horrific events.

Students like Ellie McGoldrick are using words like fear, confusion, anger and sadness to describe how they’re feeling.

Clinical Psychologist Sheryl Ziegler said these traumatic events reinforce those greatest fears.  


About the author

Sheryl Gonzalez Ziegler, Psy.D. holds a Doctorate of Psychology, is an Author, Speaker, National Media Contributor, Non-Profit Board Member, Girl Scouts Leader, Girls on the Run Coach and Advocate for children.

She has been treating children and families for over twenty years with areas of expertise in anxiety, trauma, divorce, stress management and depression.

Dr. Ziegler is the author of the best selling book, Mommy Burnout: how to reclaim your life and raise healthier children in the process, the winner of Best Parenting Book of 2018 as awarded by International Latino Book Awards.

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