Michigan Podcast Shares Helpful Tips for Talking to Children About Death
Monroe, Michigan-based twin brothers Benny and Dr. Nick Capaul talk about taboo topics, like death, in a way that works to break stigmas in society on their new podcast Let’s Talk About Death.
In a year that has been filled with so much death,
anxiety, and hardship, the Capauls know that humor helps us all cope and heal.
Episode 3 of the show focuses on how to best discuss death with children and why they should be included when attending a family member’s funerals. The twins share top tips to help with understanding.
Benny and Nick both being parents,
have experienced visiting with families to help them navigate a loss and how to talk to their children about the deceased family member.
Benny and Nick, who grew up living around and working in a fourth-generation funeral home in Ida, both have years of experience, expertise, and knowledge, and are now professionals in careers as a funeral director and a psychologist.
Talking to Children About Death podcast episode can be played at this link.
If you’re not talking about death, you’re not living!
*Photo courtesy of Benny and Dr. Nick Capaul