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The grieving child : a parent's guide / Helen Fitzgerald.

Fitzgerald, Helen. (Author).
E-book E-book (2014.)
Description: 1 online resource
Publisher: New York : Touchstone, 2014.

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  • ISBN: 9781439147160
  • ISBN: 1439147167
General Note: Title from resource description page (Recorded Books, viewed October 13, 2014).
Summary: Making a Child's World Whole Again Explaining death to a child is one of the most difficult tasks a parent or other relative can face. The Grieving Child offers practical, compassionate advice for helping a child cope with the death of a parent or other loved one. Parents of children from preschool age to the teen years will find much-needed guidance, covering: - Helping a child visit the seriously ill or dying - Using language appropriate to a child's age level - Selecting useful books about death - Handling especially difficult situations, including murder and suicide - Deciding whether a child should attend a funeral With a new chapter devoted to the special issues of the bereaved toddler, The Grieving Child provides invaluable suggestions for dealing with a child's emotional responses (including anger, guilt, and depression) and helping a child adjust to a new life.
Subject: Families.
Genre: Electronic books.


Fitzgerald, Helen. "The grieving child : a parent's guide." New York : Touchstone, 2014.

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