Melissa Loveless-Boynton, lost her husband, Cpl. Jeremy Loveless
Donna Schuurman, executive director, Dougy Center for Grieving Children and Families
In the aftermath of death, many adults struggle with how to talk to kids while dealing with their own grief. Often, the instinct is to protect children from pain and loss. That can sometimes leave kids out of the family grieving process, which can leave them feeling lonely and misunderstood.