The heartache of miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death affects thousands of U.S. families every year. Empty Cradle, Broken Heart offers reassurance to parents who struggle with anger, guilt, and despair after such tragedy. Deborah Davis encourages grieving and makes suggestions for coping. The book includes information on issues such as the death of one or more babies from a multiple birth, pregnancy interruption, and the questioning of aggressive medical intervention. There is also a special chapter for fathers as well as a chapter on ''protective parenting'' to help anxious parents enjoy their precious living children. Doctors, nurses, relatives, friends, and other support persons can gain special insight. Most importantly, parents facing the death of a baby will find necessary support in this gentle guide. If reading this book moves you to cry, try to accept this reaction. Your tears merge with those of other grieving parents. You are not alon!An Ache in Their Hearts The University of Queensland, Department of Child Health Clarence Court, Mater Childrena#39;s Hospital South Brisbane, ... intervention proa gram developed for communities to adopt in order to support families affected by miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death. ... An instruction manual discusses the means of implementing the program and modifying it to suit the needs of your 489.
|Title||:||Empty Cradle, Broken Heart, Revised Edition|
|Author||:||Deborah L. Davis|
|Publisher||:||ReadHowYouWant.com - 2010-05-07|