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What is Suffocated Grief

I had never even heard the term 'suffocated grief' the first time I witnessed it. Or perhaps I should say…
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Deconstruction/Reconstruction: WYG's Fav New Teen Grief Journal

Deconstruction Reconstruction: WYG’s Fav New Teen Grief Journal

We are really excited to let you know about a new grief resource for grieving teens that came out this…
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Children's Grief Awareness Day: 64 Six-Word Stories

Children’s Grief Awareness Day: 64 Six-Word Stories

Today is Children's Grief Awareness Day! No worries if you have never heard of it, we are here to keep…
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Talking to Kids About Death and Grief: 10 Comprehensive Tips

If you came here looking for a script for talking to your child about death and grief, I'm sorry, we…
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Talking To Kids About The Paris Attacks

I have no words for the tragedy that has unfolded in Paris tonight.  I wish there were words of wisdom…
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Supporting a Grieving Child: The Importance of Modeling

Readers with children, grandchildren, nieces or nephews, or any child-age friend or family member, I want you to envision the…
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‘Inside Out’ Offers Important Lessons for Grieving Children and Adults

If you're wondering whether Pixar's newest movie Inside Out will make you cry, the answer is maybe. I know because I saw it…
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Support for Grieving Children: Grief Centers and the National Alliance for Grieving Children

Oh man, you should have seen us the other day, heavy bags slung over our shoulders dragging oversized and awkwardly…
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Supporting Children After a Suicide Loss: a guide for parents and caregivers

Back in August of 2014, when millions of people collectively gasped and grieved the tragic and unexpected death of Robin…
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