CBS LAS VEGAS-Today a gunman opened fire at a Newtown, Connecticut killing at least 27 people including himself. CBS News reports that the gunman, now identified as 20-year-old Adam Lanza was the son of Nancy Lanza, a female teacher at the school. She was found dead at her Newtown home. Dr. Michelle Carro, Professor of Clinical Psychology at UNLV, talks about how a tragic event like the one that took place today affects kids and what parents should do to help. Callers react to the tragic event that took place in Newtown, Connecticut.
WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 14: U.S. President Barack Obama wipes tears as he makes a statement in response to the elementary school shooting in Connecticut December 14, 2012 at the White House in Washington, DC. A teacher's son killed 18 children and seven adults including his mother, in the second serious school shooting in the nation, at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images