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A Child's View of Grief
A Child's View of Grief

A Child's View of Grief

A Guide for Parents, Teachers, and Counselors

FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS

52 Pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2

Formats: Trade Paper, EPUB, Mobipocket, PDF

Trade Paper, $6.95 (US $6.95) (CA $9.95)

Publication Date: April 2004

ISBN 9781879651432

Rights: WOR

Companion Press (Apr 2004)

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Overview

This concise resource for parents of grieving kids explores several key principles for helping children cope with grief and offers ways to create an emotional environment filled with love and acceptance. It answers common questions such as “What should I say to children when someone they love dies?” and “Should young children attend funerals?” This guide also identifies and explains typical behaviors, thoughts, and feelings of grieving kids and offers adults tips for responding to them.

Author Biography

Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D., serves as the director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition. He writes the "Children and Grief" column for Bereavement Magazine and has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Larry King Live, and Today. He is the author of Healing Your Grieving Heart, Healing a Teen's Grieving Heart, and Understanding Your Grief. He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado.