written by Kathleen McCue
A unique new tool for ages 2-6, this 3-ring binder comes with a set of 58 sturdy illustrated pages, each stating one of the many concerns children have when a parent or grandparent has cancer. It is a customizable book - parents and caregivers can choose the pages their child needs.
It addresses all stages of the cancer journey including diagnosis, treatment, hospitalization, recurrence and end of life. The book can be used by families and health care professionals.
From the Gathering Place, a non-profit cancer support center providing free programs and services to individuals and families.
Includes detailed suggestions for use. Binder/ 58 pages
Also available in a grandparent version: https://www.compassionbooks.com/someone-i-love-is-sick-helping-very-young-children-cope-with-cancer-in-the-family-grandparent-edition/
Rachel Naomi Remen, MD – Author of Kitchen Table Wisdom and My Grandfather’s Blessings
Arthur Lavin, MD – Advanced Pediatrics, Author of Who’s the Boss? Moving Families from Conflict to Collaboration and Baby & Toddler Sleep Solutions for Dummies