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Childhood Traumatic Grief Educational Materials: For Members of the News Media

NCTSN Resource

Resource Description

Presents an overview of childhood traumatic grief for members of the news media. This guide describes normal grief and the grieving process, psychological trauma, and how traumatic experiences can affect children. It explains the differences between normal or uncomplicated grief and childhood traumatic grief, as well as an understanding of what happens when a child experiences the death of another and reacts in ways that interfere with the intense normal course of grieving and present ongoing difficulties.

Published in 2004