“A young professional couple, both age 30, has been married for 8 years. They have waited for 3 years to begin their family. The wife becomes pregnant and has a healthy baby girl. The family appears happy, and the child is developing normally. One summer afternoon, the 3-year-old girl wanders outside and is later discovered lifeless in the family pool. The parents find her within minutes of the incident, but all efforts to resuscitate her are unsuccessful. The family members are all devastated.”
- What is the best support for this family?
- How can you aid in their grieving process?