Nothing can steal peace and joy and undermine the very foundation of someone's life like losing a child. It is devastating on a level that most of us can't imagine. Written after the loss of the author's own child,
"Surviving the Loss of a Child" offers encouragement and hope to those who may think they will never be able to live fully after such tragedy. Hurting parents, as well as friends, counselors, pastors, and caregivers, will find this book a source of comfort and discover coping mechanisms as they move through their grief. Revised and updated, it has short chapters that are easy to take in, perfect for people going through this difficult time.
Elizabeth B. Brown is a teacher and speaker having gone through the loss of her own child. Brown has done extensive research on grief, and she and her pastor husband give grief seminars around the country.
198 pages plus bibliography. Includes helpful resources and websites listings.