How the death of a parent affects a child

The death of a parent in early childhood can have profound impacts

In the US, roughly 3.5% of children under the age of 18 have experienced the death of a parent

Kids who have experienced parental loss are at a higher risk for  negative outcomes and mental illnesses



post-traumatic stress symptoms

less academic success

lower self-esteem

more isolation

and worsened economic status

The death of a parent may increase the probability of inadequate care

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