News Category: Grief & Loss

Letting Children Process Through Play

Aug. 18, 2020

Children work through grief and loss in their own way, often times through play. This article talks about using the P.A.C.E. approach — playfulness, acceptance, curiosity, and empathy— to help adults connect and interact with young children. It also includes ways to foster imaginative exploration and things to watch out for with play.

https://www.edutopia.org/article/how-children-process-grief-and-loss-through-play

Exploring Feelings of Discomfort

May 12, 2020

You may be experiencing a multitude of emotions with all going on with COVID-19.That can feel uncomfortable, overwhelming and confusing.There is a lot of loss we are and will continue to experience due to this crisis and as a result, we are grieving in many ways. This article from the Harvard Business Review offers a lens to name and explore the discomfort and distress that may be arising.

https://hbr.org/2020/03/that-discomfort-youre-feeling-is-grief