What it is like to lose a child.




What Is Grief Like?

In this video clip, family members describe what it is like to lose a child. As you watch the clip, note the questions below. After the clip, you will be asked to provide some of your responses.

  • Is there a clear sequence of grief stages?
  • Does everyone respond in the same way?
  • What is the timetable for grief?
  • What do those going though grief find helpful?
  • What is not helpful?

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