Telling Your Children About Your Terminal Illness
When Kids Are Scared
Tell Them the Truth
How to Tell Them
When to Tell Them
Keep the Changes to a Minimum
Stick to the Rules
Prepare for the Tough Questions
When It Is Time to Get Help
Gilda's Club New York City http:// www.gildasclubnyc.org
Kids Cope, Inc. http://www.kidscope.org
Canadian Cancer Society http://www.cancer.ca
Canadian Psychiatric Association http://www.cpa-apc.org
Helping children when a family member has cancer: dealing with a parent's terminal illness. American Cancer Society website. Available at: http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002599-pdf.pdf. Updated July 2012. Accessed December 12, 2013.
- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 12/2013 -
- Update Date: 12/12/2013 -
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