Death of a Sibling

LOSS OF SIBLING AS A CHILD/ADOLESCENT  (See also Children’s GriefAdolescent Grief)

INTERNET RESOURCES:

ADEC Forum – “Sibling Grief Throughout Childhood”   (PDF)

HospiceNet – How Can I Help Young Surviving Children? 

GriefWords.com – Helping Bereaved Siblings Heal 

Compassionate Friends – When a Brother or Sister Dies 

Hospice of the Valley – Teen Grief Support 

The Sibling Connection – Experiencing the Death of a Sibling as an Adolescent  
PBS – Do We Recognize the Grief of Losing a Sibling?
Sibling Survivors – Sibling Grief


BOOKS:

Donnelly, K. (2000). Recovering From the Loss of a Sibling: When a Brother or Sister Dies.

Rosof, B. (1995). The Worst Loss: How Families Heal from the Death of a Child.


LOSS OF SIBLING AS AN ADULT


INTERNET RESOURCES:

ADEC Forum – “Losing a Sibling in Adulthood

Compassionate Friends – Adults Grieving the Death of a Sibling 

The Sibling Connection – Loss of an Adult Sibling 

BOOKS:

DeVita-Rayburn, E. (2004). The Empty Room: Understanding Sibling Loss. New York: Scribner.

Marshall, B. (2013). Adult Sibling Loss: Stories, Reflections and Ripples. Amityville, NY: Baywood Publishing.

White, P. (2008). Sibling Grief: Healing After the Death of a Sister or Brother. Lincoln, NE: iUniverse.

Wolfelt, A. (2008). Healing the Adult Sibling's Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas After Your Brother or Sister Dies. Fort Collins, CO: Companion Press.

Wray, T.J. (2003). Surviving the Death of a Sibling:  Living Through Grief When an Adult Brother or Sister Dies. New York: Three Rivers Press.

 

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