Chapter 33. Bereavement and Traumatic Grief

Judith A. Cohen, M.D.; Anthony P. Mannarino, Ph.D.
DOI: 10.1176/appi.books.9781585623921.464400



Nearly all children lose to death someone close to them. One in 20 children will experience the death of a parent before reaching adulthood; one in seven will experience the death of an immediate family member (sibling, parent, or grandparent) by the age of 18 (Social Security Administration 2000). Thus in one way or another, many children have some experience with bereavement.

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