Teen grief

Resources for Grieving as a Teen

Books and Journals

  • The Empty Room: Surviving the Loss of a Brother or Sister at Any Age by Elizabeth DeVita-Raeburn
  • Motherless Daughters by Hope Edelman – A book about women who have lost their mothers at a young age. It combines personal stories with research to produce a relatable and insightful piece of work for any motherless daughter or person with a motherless daughter in their life that they wish to support.
  • Deconstruction/Reconstruction: A Grief Journal for Teens by the Dougy Center
  • Out of the Blue: Making Memories Last When Someone has Died by Winston’s Wish
  • Fire In My Heart, Ice In My Veins: A Journal for Teenagers by Enid Traisman
  • Healing Your Grieving Heart for Teens: 100 Practical Ideas by Alan Wolfelt
  • Chill and Spill: A Place to Put It Down And Work It Out by Jeanean Jacobs
  • Straight Talk about Death for Teenagers: How to Cope with Losing Someone You Love by Earl A. Grollman