Articles tagged with 'Grief' | Checkup Newsroom

Checkup Newsroom (Grief)

2024
January
05,
2024
| 11:41 AM America/Chicago
By Ashley Pagenkopf, MS, CCLS, Child Life Specialist at Cook Children'sThe purpose of this series is to provide understanding of grief in adults and children. Our world is filled with many things that are worthy of our grief. It is helpful to identif...
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2023
November
29,
2023
| 15:49 PM America/Chicago
By Hanna Boyd, CCLS, Child Life Specialist, and Jennifer Hayes, MDiv, BCC, Director of Spiritual Care Tears welled in his eyes as his sweet, pre-teen voice cracked, “Mamaw M died and then my friend died and now my other friend died! Plus, middle scho...
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October
23,
2023
| 11:20 AM America/Chicago
By Ashley Pagenkopf, MS, CCLS, Child Life Specialist at Cook Children'sThe purpose of this series is to provide an understanding of grief in adults and children. Our world is filled with many things that are worthy of our grief. It is helpful to iden...
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2021
May
06,
2021
| 14:08 PM America/Chicago
By Diane Arnaout, M.D. This pediatrician has watched your mental battles from the sidelines this year, Mama.2020 was not an easy year to be a mom.Personally, I can tell you it kind of sucked, right? Just a little. The pandemic brought about so many h...
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2020
April
13,
2020
| 13:20 PM America/Chicago
Our family was vacationing in Colorado when everything began to change. What started as a normal vacation became what will go down in our personal history books of where we were when COVID-19 started. We showed up and everything started shutting down...
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2015
September
15,
2015
| 10:24 AM America/Chicago
The thought that your graying mom or dad might no longer be with you someday is unbearable for most adults. But recently, a mom wrote in for help, looking for advice to help her with a heartbreaking problem. Her husband is dying and she wanted to ...
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2014
August
12,
2014
| 10:28 AM America/Chicago
We talked to Joy Crabtree, a licensed psychologist with Cook Children's, about suicide and children. She discusses the warning signs and how to discuss this topic with your child after a suicide occurs in your community. We hope you find it helpful. ...
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