Today is Sibling Day!

Sibling grief is as unique as your relationship. Here is an article from whatsyourgrief and a book from Alan Wolfelt, Ph.D that you might find helpful.

As a general rule, we hesitate to write about different types of loss.  To clarify, I am not referring to types of grief, which we’ve written about extensively.  Instead, I am referring to loss in regards to the type of relationship, such as the death of a parent, spouse, child, and so on. Allow me to share two reasons for our hesitancy: [Read More]


We are family because there’s a little bit of each of us in all of us.
–Gregory E. Lang, Why We Are A Family


The Behind the Badge Foundation Resource Center has more information specifically about sibling grief.

If you have found material that was helpful to you, we’d love to know about it so we can share it with other siblings. Leave us a reply in comments or send an email to

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