An Aspect Of Parenting That’s Too Often Overlooked.
An eight-year-old child was murdered by her father. I got flooded with calls from parents who were concerned about explaining the death to their children. They couldn’t avoid it because details of the death were sweeping through the community and children were asking, “How could a father kill their own child?” It was unconscionable to them because it is unconscionable. Part of it was them wanting to make sense of it, but another more important concern, was them wanting to ensure their own safety and confirming that it wouldn’t happen to them. Read more via Huffington Post.