Supporting Medically Fragile & Terminally Ill Children & Adolescents


Medically fragile and terminally ill children need a unique type of support – as do their loved ones. This one-hour intensive will help doulas prepare to work with and comfort ill youth and their families.


In Greater Detail:

Parents and guardians are often at a loss for how to support medically fragile or terminally ill children. This intensive one-hour session will cover anticipatory grief, addressing the 6 C’s, creating a socio-emotionally and physically safe space through the P.E.D.S strategy, adopting the grief-sensitive language, examples of legacy-building activities, and resources that families can utilize in supporting their minor child and themselves during uncertain life situations.

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