Books, pamphlets and other media: Adolescents

If you are seeking support relating to grief e.g. support organisations and resources such as books, please use the Finding Support page or use links which are presented at the bottom of each topic page.


Behind the News - CanTeen Kids (Pamphlet)
Don't forget I hurt too
Helping a young person after loss (Pamphlet)
How teenagers cope with grief
I'll hold you in heaven
Inner Views of Grief. Young people dealing with loss and grief (Audio/Video)
Leaving Early. Youth suicide: the home, the heartbreak, the hope
Star Bear Program Anglicare Inc
Straight Talk about Death for Teenagers
Strategies for Young People
Tears of Joy
Ten Foot Tall and Bullet Proof (Audio/Video)
The Second Story (Pamphlet)
The Time in Between – Motherhood Grief: Odes to Mothers who have lost children
When your child dies
When your child dies
Youth and Grief (Audio/Video)

Behind the News - CanTeen Kids (Pamphlet)

Author: CanTeen

Publisher: Women's & Children's Hospital, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, 5006

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Don't forget I hurt too

Author: Peddey E, Paddick L,1991

Publisher: Bereavement Recovery & Educational Consultants, 75 Commercial Rd, Pt Adelaide SA 5015

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Helping a young person after loss (Pamphlet)

Author: National Association for Loss and Grief (NALAG)

Publisher: Ph: 08 8411 3124

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How teenagers cope with grief

Author: Zagdanski D.

Publisher: Hill of Content, Melbourne. 1990

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I'll hold you in heaven

Author: Hayford J

Publisher: Regal Books

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Inner Views of Grief. Young people dealing with loss and grief (Audio/Video)

Author: NALAG (SA) Inc

Publisher: 36 Greenhill Rd, UNLEY SA 5061. Ph: 8300 0095 Fax 8300 0001

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Leaving Early. Youth suicide: the home, the heartbreak, the hope

Author: Donaghy B

Publisher: Harper Health

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Star Bear Program Anglicare Inc

The Star Bear program is a partnership between Anglicare Loss and Grief Centre.

Star Bear is a grief support program for children aged 5-12. For teenagers up to 17 there is the Star Bound program for  teenagers who are grieving the death of a parent, sibling or significant person.

Children attend a weekend camp conducted by trained mentors/leaders. The programe aims to increase children’s understanding of death and the grieving process, as well as providing them with the opportunity to share their experiences with other children. both camps aee run by proffesionals and volunteairs in the area. 

Please contact Star Bear with any questions/enrolment form.

Services provided:

  • Individual child or family counselling, Anglicare Loss and Grief Centre
  • Information services about grief for children and adults can be provided for schools or the wider community
  • Follow up support for bereavement 
  • weekly camps for Starbear children bewteen 5-12 and Starbound for teenagers up to 17

Phone: (08) 8301 4208
Fax:  (08) 8301 4250
Website: www.anglicaresa.com.au
Email:  starbear@anglicaresa.com.au
Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm
Costs:  Nil (for camps)

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Straight Talk about Death for Teenagers

Author: Grollman E

Publisher: Beacon Press, Boston. 1993

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Strategies for Young People

Author: Vercoe E, Abramowski

Publisher: Black Dog Books, 2004

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Tears of Joy

Author: CanTeen

Publisher: Women's & Children's Hospital, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, 5006

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Ten Foot Tall and Bullet Proof (Audio/Video)

Author: Canteen

Publisher: Women's & Children's Hospital, 72 King William Road, North Adelaide, 5006

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The Second Story (Pamphlet)

Author: Second Story- youth health service

www.cyh.sa.gov.au

Publisher: Ph: (08)8232 0233

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The Time in Between – Motherhood Grief: Odes to Mothers who have lost children

Author: Hill J.

Publisher: (Self published) Jan Hill 1991

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When your child dies

Author: Ata A

Publisher: David Lovell Publishing, 1994

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When your child dies

Author: Ata A
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Youth and Grief (Audio/Video)

Author:

Publisher: Top Shelf Productions

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