Help and advice for bereaved children, young people and their families in Dorset

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The following publications support childhood bereavement training for professionals:


Helping Children Cope with Grief - Wells R (1988) Sheldon Press

Grief and Bereavement: Understanding Children - Couldrick A. Sobell Publications, Oxford

Grief in Children (A Handbook for Adults) - Dyregov A Kingsley Publications.
Explains children's understanding of death at different ages and how adults can help them

A Child's Grief: Supporting a Child when Someone in their Family has Died
Winston's Wish (ISBN 978-0-9559539-0-3)

Beyond The Rough Rock -  Winston's Wish - How to explain about suicide to your child

As Big as it Gets - Winston's Wish Supporting a child when a parent is seriously ill (ISBN 978-0-9539123-9-1)

Hope Beyond the Headlines - Winston's Wish - Supporting a child bereaved through murder or manslaughter (ISBN 978-0-9559539-1-0)

Children also Grieve - Talking about Death and Healing (ISBN 1-84310-808-9)


Muddles, Puddles and Sunshine -  Winston's Wish - A workbook for children about their special person (ISBN 978-1-86989058-2)

Remembering -  A workbook for children about the person who has died (978-0-9521661-8-4)

Forever in My Heart - Levine J. A story workbook to help children as a parent dies

After a Murder - A Workbook for Grieving Kids - The Doughty Centre 2002 (ISBN 1890534072)

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