Helping Children Cope with Divorce and Death
language English, Spanish
Course Learning Objectives
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Describe the role teachers can play in helping young children cope with divorce
- List possible effects of divorce among and ways to help children from birth to age three
- List possible effects of divorce among and ways to help children from age three to five
- Identify specific activities to help young children cope with divorce
- Recall three concepts in which children gain understanding about death
- Identify at least two signs related to difficulty coping with death at different ages
- Identify strategies to talk to children about death
schedule 2 Hours
star_outline 0.20 CEUs
computer 1 year unlimited access
verified_user Certificate of completion
face Early childhood training approval
This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively help young children cope with divorce and death.
Changes to the family structure, like divorce and separation, can be confusing, frightening, or devastating for young children. Similarly, when children encounter death, they need the opportunity to ask questions and share their fears, sadness, and loss with people they trust.
This course will be divided into two parts:
Not all courses are approved for early care and education in every state. Please check State and CEU Approvals page for details.
- Part 1 - Coping with Divorce
- Part 2 - Coping with Death