How to Help Children Through A Parent's Serious Illness

How to Help Children Through A Parent's Serious Illness

Supportive, Practical Advice From A Leading Child Life Specialist

Book - 2011
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How to Help Children Through a Parent's Serious Illness has become the standard work on an important subject. A classic for over fifteen years, it continues to be a go-to book for supportive, practical advice, based on the lifetime experience and clinical practice of one of America 's leading child life practitioners.

Fully revised and updated, this new edition also explores the major issues and developments from the last decade that affect children today, including the dangers and opportunities of the Internet, a deeper understanding of how hereditary diseases affect children, the impact of the nation's explosive growth in single-parent families, and new insights into how family trauma and a parent's mental illness may affect children.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2011
Edition: 2nd St. Martin's Griffin edition
ISBN: 9780312697686
Branch Call Number: 649.1 MCCU 2011 23
Characteristics: xxii, 345 p. : ill
Additional Contributors: Bonn, Ron


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