Parent Group

Sibs Place Parent Group

Hospital experiences are stressful and can be traumatic.

When a child’s sibling or parent is diagnosed with a traumatic illness each member of the family system is impacted. However, children depend on their parents to help them feel secure. This can be an overwhelming responsibility even as we are struggling to meet the medical challenges of an ill child, an ill spouse or managing one’s own illness. Parent Group meets each Thursday evening; led by a mental health professional, group members: