Healing the Hurt, Restoring the Hope is a must read for anyone involved with grieving children and adolescents. Suzy Yehl Marta goes far beyond simply providing information, to give adults invaluable and practical tools to help children who are both the most vulnerable and too often the least understood. The drive, compassion organizational skills, and creativity that Marta demonstrated in building Rainbows into an international godsend for children has been poured into this book, resulting in a resource that is at once instructive and engrossing. --David Royko, Psy.D., divorce mediator, director of the Circuit Court of Cook County's Marriage and Family Counseling Service in Chicago, and author of Voices of Children of Divorce
Realistic and insightful. A must read for parents and individuals involved in the lives of children. --Judge Sanford Jones, Fulton County Juvenile Court, Atlanta
About the Author
Suzy Yehl Marta, a divorced mother of three boys, gave up the security of her three jobs to do something she knew in her heart had to be done for our youth who were grieving a life-changing loss. She established Rainbows, now the world s largest nonprofit organization dedicated solely to helping families cope with loss. For more than 26 years, Rainbows has served nearly 2 million youth throughout the U.S. and 16 countries. Suzy s book Healing the Hurt, Restoring the Hope was published to help guide youth through times of divorce, death or crisis.