Mama J on December 17th, 2008

Wondering how to relate to your second set of in-laws?  If all else fails, keep the spotlight on their relationship with your stepchildren (their grandchildren).  That is the relationship that most needs to flourish. When I started obtaining endorsements for my book, Stepparenting the Grieving Child, I picked up a lot of advice about what […]

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Mama J on December 3rd, 2008

I’ve gotten some thought-provoking inquiries on my Stepparenting the Grieving Child website.  Today I’m sharing a question about whether grief counseling is necessary for stepfamily members who lost a spouse or a parent. Here is the actual question: “Is it necessary for grief counseling for the biological parent and the children that [have lost] to […]

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