The parent-child bond is perhaps the most fundamental of all human ties. When
your mother or father dies, that bond is torn. In response to this loss you may feel
Your parent has died. Whether their death was sudden or expected, hearing the
news or being there with your mom or dad in their final moments is a shock to ...
The death of a parent can create feelings of vulnerability. When a parent dies,
there are often other feelings of loss. There may be the loss of a home, the sense
Nov 21, 2012 ... I'm going to speak in terms of losing a parent, but, really, almost everything I say
can apply to the loss of anyone you love. If you're newly ...
Feb 16, 2009 ... She was in a hospital bed in the living room of my parents' house ... the past
losses I have experienced prepared me for the loss of my mother.
Though it's normal to be depressed, remember that your parent loved you and
wouldn't want this event to cripple your life forever. As you work through the loss,
Losing a parent, spouse, or other loved one is really hard. ... But most experts
agree that everyone processes a loss by experiencing a series of different
It also, says Miriam Moss, has distorted and trivialized our understanding of the
loss of a parent. "A parent's death," she says, "has a very strong impact, and it's ...
Other times, parents may die unexpectedly, or too early in life, leaving behind
children and other loved ones. Losing a parent means a loss of childhood, ...
May 25, 2011 ... How the child grieves is extremely individual and based on the child's age when
the parent died, the cause of the loss, the quality of the ...