How to help your child cope with the death of a loved one


I recently lost my 93-year old grandfather. I was with him during his final days, and it was a very emotional experience for me. My children were also very close to him, and they definitely grieved the loss with me.

At the time, I was very unsure how much to expose my boys to. I learned a lot, and now I’m sharing the advice I received and some of the things I learned about how to help children cope with the death of someone they loved.