Accidents/Illness of Family Members and/or Death
Effects on Family & Children Effected of Crisis
- Accidents,illness,& death leaves family with grief and despair.
- Can take away a family members confidence away.
- Sadness and anger are common side effects for this.
- Each person plays a specific role, an illness can disrupt the whole function of the family.
- In some instances an illness can bring a family closer, but in others it can cause major stress.
- Can tend to leave children with emotional distress, behavior problems & lower self esteem.
- If not told whats going on, children tend to imagine the worst, they may believe a sick parent no longer has any love or interest for the child.