Death of a Parent

Death of a Parent Playlists

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Death of a Parent - Related Videos

Amber -Grieving as a teenager

Amber discusses the challenges of going through grief as a teen

Bryan – Trauma

Bryan discusses trauma anxiety, support and the loss of his father to gun violence

Karyn and Aidan – Supporting each other

Karyn and Aidan talk about how they supported each other and how they coped with John being hospitalized

Zoreena – Passing on kindness

Zoreena talks about wakes, funerals, COVID and the importance of kindness

Jackie – Expressive arts can help when grief is confusing

Jackie talks about how working with an artist therapist helped her after her sister and mother died

Adam – Story 2

Adam discusses his busy life and how he has coped after losing his mother

Lyss – Seasonal Reminders

Lyss seasonal reminders and her mother dying at New Years

Bryan – Mom

Bryan gives his mother credit for how well she raised her two sons after her husband was murdered

Lisa – What I do with my music

Lisa discusses what she does with the songs she writes and how they work for her when she needs to tap into a safe space

Mary S – Coping with multiple loss

Mary explains the challenges of dealing with the death of her partner and then her parents