Coping With Grief And Loss

How To Talk To Your Preschooler About Death | Babycenter

Death is one of the hardest subjects to broach with young children, especially when you're struggling to deal with your own sorrow. But death is also an inescapable part of life, and children want to understand it and find ways to grieve that feel...

Talking To Children About Death

If you are concerned about discussing death with your children, you're not alone. Many of us hesitate to talk about death, particularly with youngsters.

Helping Your Child Deal With Death

When a loved one dies, it can be difficult to know how to help kids cope with the loss, particularly as you work through your own grief.

How To Talk To Your Children About Death

Death is a challenging, sensitive subject for discussion. It is best to talk about it with your children when they are young, so it is not such a shock when someone close to them passes.

Talking To Children About Death

Parents of children with life-threatening conditions are expected to make difficult decisions every day. Among them may be whether to talk to their sick child and his or her siblings about the possibility of death.

What To Say When A Pet Dies

When a pet dies, it's common for people to feel as though they've lost a member of the family. For children, this is often their first encounter with death.

How Do You Tell Your Children Their Beloved Grandpa Has Died?

By Lorraine Candy for the Daily Mail Heartbreak is the most unforgiving of emotions, infecting every part of every day, making all decisions, even the most mundane, ever more difficult to make. My husband had his heart broken three weeks ago on S...

Supporting A Child When Someone Dies

Children can tell when adults are upset, so it’s best to be honest with them about what’s happened as soon as you can. This section is for adults who are supporting a grieving child. If you’re a child who has recently lost someone close, please ge...

Explaining Pet Loss To Children: Six Do’S And Don’Ts

Death and dying are two of the hardest facts of life to explain to children. Very often, the death of a family pet such as a dog is a child's first encounter with this immutable law of nature. How we handle this event can have a far-reaching impac...

How To Help Your Child When A Pet Dies

It is important to tell children the truth when a pet dies. Often, this is their first encounter with death. But the way we deal with it can have a far reaching impact on the child.

Death In The Family - Helping Children To Cope: Information For Parents, Carers And Anyone Who Works With Young People

How do I help a child cope with death? Everyone can experience grief when they lose someone close to them. They may need to spend period of time in bereavement coming to terms with the grief. How does a child respond to death?

How To Help Children And Teens Deal With Grief And Loss

The first thing we need to do to help children in the grieving process, is to understand a little bit about it ourselves. (I would recommend that you read the topic "Understanding Grief" on this site). Grief is not something that we are comfortabl...

Helping A Child Cope With The Death Of A Parent

After a death, many children want to share their story. They may want to tell you what happened, where they were when they were told about the death, and what it was like for them. Telling their story is a healing experience. One of the best ways ...

Saying Goodbye: Talking To Kids About Death

Some questions and answers that can help you navigate when children are confronted with death.

Children’S Books About Death And Dying

Gentle Willow: Written for the children who might not make it through their sickness or even for the youngsters that know those children, Gentle Willow, a sensitive and emotional tale, will help handle feelings of shock, rage, and depression. It i...

The Child's Loss: Death, Grief And Mourning

For most children, death is a new experience. And like all new experiences, the unknown can be confusing and frightening. Most children do not know what to expect following the loss of a family member or friend.

Resilience Skills To Help Children Deal With Grief And Loss | Hello Grief

Ever wonder what goes on inside the mind of a grieving child who has lost a parent, sibling, or other loved one?

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Coping With Grief And Loss

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Death is devastating. But we can help our loved ones cope.