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A Complete Book about Death for Kids Paperback – January 1, 2006

ISBN-13: 978-1561231911 ISBN-10: 1561231916 Edition: 1st

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 47 pages
  • Publisher: Centering Corporation; 1st edition (January 1, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1561231916
  • ISBN-13: 978-1561231911
  • Product Dimensions: 8.9 x 7.7 x 0.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.2 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #560,519 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Dr. Grollman is a writer, lecturer, and rabbi whose books on coping with death and bereavement have helped hundreds of thousands of people. He has received awards from such organizations as Yeshiva University, The Compassionate Friends, Visiting Nurse Assoc., Center for Living and Dying, and the National Hospice Organization.

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Dr. Earl A. Grollman, a pioneer in the field of crisis intervention, was rabbi of the Beth El Temple Center in Belmont, Massachusetts, for thirty-six years. A certified death educator and counselor, he was cited as "Hero of The Heartland" for his work with the families and volunteers of the Oklahoma City bombing. Dr. Grollman has spoken at many colleges, clergy institutes, seminaries, physicians' forums, and hospital nursing associations, and has addressed many support groups, such as Compassionate Friends, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, and Widows Personal Services. He has also appeared on national television and radio, including The Oprah Winfrey Show, Children's Journal, All Things Considered, and Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. Recently, he was featured on National Public Radio's End of Life series in the roundtable discussion on grief and bereavement.

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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Pamela Gabbay on August 2, 2009
Format: Paperback
If you have a child or teenager who has experienced the death of someone close to them, this is a great book to help you help them. It is divided into three parts; death and feelings, funerals and cemeteries, and cremation. It is well-written with complex concepts clearly defined. As a program director at a local center for grieving children, I often recommended this book to parents and caregivers who are struggling to find the right words to help the mourning children in their lives. How many of us feel comfortable talking about funerals or cremation? This book helps to give meaning and understanding to one of the toughest of subjects; death and dying. Reading this book will help bereaved children, teens and the adults who care for them. I highly recommend it!
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By Becky on December 18, 2012
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This book is a must read for any primary school child experiencing the loss of a loved one for the first time. It was helpful for the parents to read as well. It explains things in a way a child can comprehend. It doesn't sugar coat reality, but it doesn't dramatize it either. It talks about "big feelings" and that it's okay to have them. It also touches on blame and guilt in a way that leaves the child reader feeling free from either.
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