Resources for Teens
My Teen Grief Rights [PDF] - This “bill of rights” for grieving teens is intended to empower them to help themselves heal.
Child and Teen Developmental Grief Response Chart [PDF] - How various ages respond to grief, what to expect, and how to help.
Helping Teenagers Cope with Grief [PDF] - Caring adults, whether parents, teachers, counselors or friends, can help teens during this difficult time. If adults are open, honest and loving, experiencing the loss of someone loved can be a chance for young people to learn about both the joy and pain that comes from caring deeply for others.
Six Basic Principles of Teen Grief [PDF] - Grief fundamentals
Creating Memories [PDF] - Memories are the vital link with our past and the fuel for our future. It is important to build memories with care.
What I Really Feel [PDF] - a poem describing a teen's grief experience.