’Do what makes you happy right now’ is one of our culture’s loudest anthems. But when it comes to grief, this philosophy can lead to destructive or addictive behaviors if teens don’t learn to process in a healthy way. Whether it’s a friend moving away, a breakup, or a death, this sensitive guide offers reassuring explanations to commonly asked questions about how to handle grief.
- What is grief, and how do teens typically respond ?
- What happens when we don’t deal with grief ?
- What does healthy grieving look like ?