A 43-year-old member asked:
Advice? when counseling children in grief of loss what are the precautions to take?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Travel Medicine 45 years experience
Some Thoughts: Don't force agenda. Children grieve their own timetable. They may be playing happily one minute, & ready to talk the next.
Let child pick communication style. Some kids prefer to let puppets or stuffed animals "talk" it out for them. Some express in art. Talking may be easier while walking, looking through pictures.
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