Recommended Book List

By TLC
Posted on October 28, 2013, in Grief and Trauma

Books for Children about Grief, Loss, and Trauma

When Dinosaurs Die, L. Brown & M. Brown Brave Bart, C. Sheppard
Tear Soup, P. Schwiebert
What is Death?, E. Boritzer
Don’t Despair on Thursdays, A. Moser
Jungle Journey, B. McIntyre
After A Murder, The Dougy Center
Angel Catcher for Kids, A. Eldon
When Something Terrible Happens, M. Heegard

Books for Children about Adoption

A Koala For Katie, J. London
Tell, Me Again About The Night I Was Born, J.L. Curtis
My New Family, P. Thomas
The Best Single Mom in the World: How I Was Adopted, M. Zisk

Books for Children about Divorce

Don’t Fall Apart on Saturdays, A. Moser
But...What About Me? B. Posyn
Divorced, But Still My Parents, S. Thomas
Dinosaurs Divorce, L. Brown & M. Brown
A New Room for William, S. Grindley
All Kinds of Separation, C. Cunningham

Books for Parents about Grief, Loss, and Trauma

How Do We Tell The Children?, C. Schaefer & C. Lyons
Helping Children Cope with Death, The Dougy Center Beyond Grief, Sister J. Lamb
Bereaved Children and Teens, E. Grollman
Helping Teens Cope With Death, The Dougy Center
Parenting Through Crisis, B. Coloroso
Guiding Your Child Through Grief, M. Emswiler & J. Emswiler

Books for Parents about Divorce

Difficult Questions Kids Ask About Divorce, M. Schneider & J. Zuckerberg
Mom’s House, Dad’s House, I. Ricci
Parents are Forever, S. Thompson
How To Help Your Child Overcome Your Divorce, E. Benedek & C. Brown

Books for Professionals about Grief, Loss, and Trauma

Helping Children Cope with Death, The Dougy Center
Helping Teens Cope With Death, The Dougy Center
Grief, Dying, and Death, T. Rando
Bereaved Children and Teens, E. Grollman
Life & Loss, L. Goldman
Death By Denial, G. Remafedi
Breaking the Silence, L. Goldman
When Something Terrible Happens, M. Heegard
On Children and Death, E. Kubler-Ross
Family Healing, S. Minuchin
Living Beyond Loss, F. Walsh & M. McGoldrick
Helping Children Cope with Separation and Loss, C. Jarratt
Traumatic Grief, S. Jacobs

Books for Professionals about Adoption

Keys To Parenting an Adopted Child, K. Lancaster
Swings Hanging From Every Tree, R. Cunningham

Books for Professionals about Divorce

All Kinds of Separation, C. Cunningham
Difficult Questions Kids Ask About Divorce, M. Schneider & J. Zuckerberg
Divorce & Child Custody, S. Strauss
Empowering Single Parents, G. Cynaumon & D. Cynaumon

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