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Author Rauch, Paula K.

Title Raising an emotionally healthy child when a parent is sick / Paula K. Rauch and Anna C. Muriel.

Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  649.1087 R19r 2006    ---  Available
Description xxiii, 213 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-206) and index.
Contents How young children understand illness -- How older children understand illness -- New diagnosis: organizing your support system --Maintaining a child's daily schedule and family routine -- Communicating with your child about the illness -- If your child asks "Are you going to die?" -- Different childhood coping styles -- How your symptoms affect your children -- Helping the school support your child -- Hospital visits -- Financial and legal considerations -- Genetic testing for medical illness: your child's perspective -- When to seek professional mental health services for your child -- Leaving a legacy -- Making decisions about end-of-life care -- Funerals and memorial services.
Subject Parent and child.
Child rearing.
Sick -- Family relationships.
Parents -- Death -- Psychological aspects.
Added Author Muriel, Anna C.
ISBN 0071446818 (alk. paper)
Standard No. QBX a 05027373

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