Adolescent Bereavement

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  • American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry:
    The AACAP's mission is to promote mentally healthy children, adolescents and families through research, training, advocacy, prevention, comprehensive diagnosis and treatment, peer support and collaboration.
  • American Hospice Foundation:
    Supports programs that serve the needs of terminally ill and grieving individuals of all ages.
  • Dougy Center:
    The first center in the United States to provide peer support groups for grieving children. They provide support and training locally, nationally and internationally to individuals and organizations seeking to assist children in grief

  • Hospice Net:
    Resource for patients and families facing life-threatening illness.

  • Journey of Hearts:
    This site combines elements of medicine, psychiatry, poetry, prose and images to provide resources and support to those who have experienced loss, be it acute or long-standing.

  • National Child Traumatic Stress Network :
    Treatment centers from all over the United States have come together to form a new coalition, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN).

  • National PTA:
    National PTA is the largest volunteer child advocacy organization in the United States. A not-for-profit association of parents, educators, students, and other citizens active in their schools and communities, PTA is a leader in reminding our nation of its obligations to children.

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