Linda Goldman

Linda Goldman is a Fellow in Thanantology: Death, Dying, and Bereavement (FT) with an MS degree in counseling and Master's Equivalency in early childhood education. Linda is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) and a National Certified Counselor (NBCC). Linda Goldman is the author of Life and Loss: A Guide to Help Grieving Children (First edition, 1994/ Second edition 2000) Taylor and Francis Publishers. Her second book is Breaking the Silence: a Guide to Help Children with Complicated Grief (First edition, 1996/Second edition 2002). Her other books include Bart Speaks Out: An Interactive Storybook for Young Children On Suicide (1998) WPS publishers, a Phi Delta Kappan International fastback, Helping the Grieving Child in the School (2000), and a Chinese Edition of Breaking the Silence: A Guide to Help Children With Complicated Grief (2001), the Japanese Edition of Life and Loss: A Guide to Help Grieving Children (in press 2005), and "Raising Our Children to Be Resilient: A Guide for Helping Children Cope with Trauma in Today’s World (2005)" and a children’s book Children Also Grieve (2005), Chinese translation of Children Also Grieve (2007) and Coming Out, Coming In: Nurturing the Well Being and Inclusion of Gay Youth in Mainstream Society (2008). She has also authored contributing chapters in resources including Loss of the Assumptive World (2002), Annual Death, Dying, and Bereavement (2001-2007), Family Counseling and Therapy Techniques (1998), and The School Services Sourcebook: A Guide for School-Based Professionals (2006). She is currently writing two books to be included in a series, Great Answers to Difficult Questions about Death (in-press 2009) and Great Answers to Difficult Questions about Sex (in-press 2009). Listen to Linda on Open to Hope Radio

http://www.childrensgrief.net

Articles:

Children Grieve Differently Than Adults, 15 Aug 2016

How Can Schools Help Children Who Have Suffered Loss, 18 Sep 2015

Talking with Children About Grief, 04 Sep 2015

Talking to Children about Suicide, 17 May 2014

Helping Military Kids with Traumatic Death, 28 Mar 2014

Helping Kids Cope with the Death of a Pet, 28 Feb 2014

How to Help Children After a Traumatic Death, 19 Feb 2014

What to Say to Children About Death, 05 Feb 2010

How to Help a Child Cope With Pet-Loss, 07 Jan 2010

Helping the Grieving Child in School, 23 Nov 2009