I just came across a great resource on the American Cancer Society’s website. Often when a family member or friend has cancer, we have a difficult type dealing with our feelings about their illness. Equally so, children’s questions and concerns should be addressed.
The website contains the following sections:
- Dealing with diagnosis
- Dealing with treatment
- Dealing with recurrence or progressive illness
- Understanding psychosocial support services
- Dealing with a parent’s terminal illness
- When a child has lost a parent