Our expert says:
Ideally, you are absolutely right --- such an experience will have been frightening and painful, and counselling could well help. Sometimes the staff who may be very competnet at treating the burns may not be quite so sensitive a treating the girl behind the burns ; or they may have chosen to provide normal supportive encouragement, and to call in a shrink or counsellor only if they see specific signs of significant distress.
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