Sometimes it is difficult to discuss with children the dangerous nature of the world. Explaining tragic accidents and why people die is one of those difficult conversations. It is important to learn how to communicate loss and grief to children.
The article, “How to talk with your children about tragic accidents” by Sarah Guernelli states,
In a tragic loss such as the one that occurred Wednesday afternoon, local health specialist told Western Mass News that talking with your children about a situation like this is important.
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Also to learn more about helping children through grief and learning how to communicate with them, please review our program. AIHCP’s program in Child and Adolescent Grief Counseling gives certified grief counselors the chance to learn more about counseling children through bereavement.