Choose Your Battles!

October 23, 2012

Choose your battles. We have all heard those words of advice. As parents, we don’t want to be tyrants, raising our children with no sense of “self”. We strive to be fair and reasonable.

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Helping Children Cope With Grief, Part 2

July 11, 2012

Healing interaction includes spending time with a primary caregiver who supports the child’s self-esteem. Caregivers can clear up errors the children might make in their thinking processes that may lead them to feel guilty or blame themselves for the parent’s death. They need warm empathy for their disappointments and sadness, and respect for their happiness [...]

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