How to Talk about Death in Age-Appropriate Ways

Death is often hard to cope with at any age. It is hard for many to process through the spectrum of emotions that are experienced with death. Adults can feel intimidated when deciding when and how to inform children that they love that someone has died. Some questions that come to mind are the following: How do you start the conversations? Should you wait until you are no longer sad, before discussing it with the children that you love? I have listed 5 tips below that can help you choose your words: