Death is a very sensitive topic and will affect your family at some point, and it’s a subject that few parents know how to talk about with their children.
When do you know that you’ve explained too much?
When do you know that you’ve answered too little?
A lot of parents are always looking for advice on how to talk about death with their little ones – especially after the passing of a loved one.
Even if a family has not experienced loss, the presence of ghosts, tombstones, and specters during Halloween celebrations can often trigger a child’s curiosity for the afterlife.
With that said, here’s how you can talk about loss with your child.