Burial Customs in the Philippines

Early Filipinos carefully embalmed their dead with herbs and perfume before wrapping the corpse in a clean blanket and placing it in a wooded coffin. Jewelry, weapons, gold, clothes, good…

Read More

Helping Children with Funerals

A child you care about is grieving. If you, too, loved the person who died, you are now faced with the difficult but critical task of helping both yourself and…

Read More

Helping Teenagers Cope with Grief

Each year thousands of teenagers experience the death of someone they love. When a parent, sibling, friend or relative dies, teens feel the overwhelming loss of a someone who helped…

Read More

Helping Children Cope With Grief

Adults grieve. So do children. As an adult or child, experiencing grief means to “feel,” not just to “understand.” Anyone old enough to love is old enough to grieve. Even…

Read More