CNN Takes an Intimate Look at Teen Grief

Author: TAPS

Good Grief Camp Kid

What really goes on during a TAPS Good Grief Camp for older children who are grieving the death of a parent or sibling who died while serving their country? This insightful piece offers an intimate look - using the voices of real teens and active duty military service members - to share their thoughts and feelings. Chelsea Carter writes, "loss has forever altered a time in their lives when they should be looking forward to the possibilities rather than looking back at what could have been." With the help and support of their mentors and each other, these teens find a safe place to share their feelings and cope. Watch a video and read their incredible story online.