Caring suggestions to help you support parents mourning the death of a stillborn or newborn baby.
There is something profoundly tragic when a baby dies. The news is as shocking as it is rare; out of over 4 million births in the United States, approximately 28,500 babies die before they are a year old. Infant death is different than other deaths and because of its rarity, you may not have much experience to draw from. This volume provides very specific suggestions to help you help the family work through what might be a prolonged grief. (9 pp.)