grief

Via: cnn.com (CNN) — It was only natural for Kristin Choe to begin drawing. Even at age 3, she expressed herself through art. And that’s exactly what she did in the months after her mother, Navy Lt. Florence Bacong Choe, 35, was killed by an Afghan army soldier in March 2009. The little girl took […]

Via: defendernetwork.com Keep in mind, context, timing and who is saying them is everything.

Via: defendernetwork.com There are some definite myths and facts about grief and its affect on young children? In the past most adults have felt they should discuss death or lose with young children. Often children were discouraged from asking questions or they were given fairy-tale like answers.