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Children and Cremation
Children and Cremation
Children are not often familiar with cremation. Explaining death, cremation and involving children in cremation decisions if they desire to be so can all help children…...
Children and Grief Counselling
Children and Grief Counselling
Grief counselling can help bereaved children. This article discusses how children may display grief, how adults can help children cope with grief, how grief…...
Children and Memorial Services
Children and Memorial Services
Children should never be forced to attend memorial services for loved ones. This article offers information on explaining the memorial service, discussing why the…...
Helping Children Remember Loved Ones
Helping Children Remember Loved Ones
Children may have a hard time remembering a loved one who has passed away, but there is much that adults can do to help them. This article discusses how talking about…...
Helping Teens Face Terminal Illness
Helping Teens Face Terminal Illness
Helping teens face terminal illness means proactively approaching the situation. Acknowledging the illness, discussing death, planning for life and seeking…...
Questionnaire: Should a Child Attend a Funeral?
Questionnaire: Should a Child Attend a Funeral?
There is no correct answer to the question of whether or not a child should attend a funeral. The answer will depend on the child, parents, family, religion, culture…...
Talking to Children About Terminal Illness
Talking to Children About Terminal Illness
Terminal illness is not something with which most children are familiar. This article discusses how discussing a particular illness - terminal illness, preparing…...
Talking to Teens About Death
Talking to Teens About Death
Teens generally understand that death is a fact of life and don't need to discuss broad concepts. This article discusses how teens may need help working through their…...
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