“Our children need to be heard and spoken to with honesty and empathy. We need to offer coping strategies and solutions they can embrace. Fortunately, in Ms. Kislin’s comprehensive book we will find both.”– Dale Atkins, Ph. D., psychologist and author.
“In Lockdown, Nancy Kislin has initiated a sacred conversation that confronts a painful reality—parents, clergy, and community members must be ready to talk to young people affected by gun violence—without acquiescing to a future marred by it.” – Rabbi Jonah Dov Pesner, Director, Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism; Senior Vice President, Union for Reform Judaism