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Is a person a PTSD trigger (TW child loss)

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I am looking for experiences to help my husband. We had three children, and lost out middle child after a long illness filled with trauma for everyone. My husband has really struggled with my youngest, who is close in age to the child we lost. It seems that looking at a healthy child the age our other child should be brings up overwhelming sadness and guilt. Basically they have no positive interactions. Does anyone have similar experience?
 
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I am so very sorry for the loss of your child NO parent should ever have to go through this and I really can relate and it is very hard to even think about it. I do think for the both of you would be maybe try grief counselling to help you both through this horrible time in your life.
 
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