VIDEO: A Funeral Director’s Plea: Talk To Your Kids About Death, Gives Entertaining Conversation Example

December 19, 2012
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Caitlin Doughty, licensed mortician and founder of the Order of the Good Death, uploaded this video to her Youtube channel to demonstrate to her 9,000+ subscribers how to talk to their children about death. The video has been viewed almost 19,500 times and the out pouring of thanks from her subscriber base is unreal. I think this is the best, easy to understand, example of how to talk to your children about death that we have ever seen.

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The Order of the Good Death was founded in 2011 with the goal of bringing the realistic discussion of death back into popular culture.  Caitlin’s webseries “Ask a Mortician” and the Order website have lead to features on National Public Radio, the Huffington Post, Vice, the LA Times, Jezebel.com, Forbes, Bust Magazine, and Shape.

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Ryan Thogmartin

CEO at DISRUPT Media and ConnectingDirector.com
Ryan Thogmartin is the Owner and CEO of DISRUPT Media. DISRUPT Media is a full service social media agency specializing in social media strategy, management and reporting for funeral companies. DISRUPT Media is the creator of the FUNERAL Social Design Process which is the only full service social media strategy program crafted specifically for the funeral profession.

Go to http://funeralsocial.com to find out more about the services we offer. Our clients who are apart of our FUNERAL Social Design Process are seeing an increase in post reach and engagement of over 300%.

Ryan is also the founder of ConnectingDirectors.com. ConnectingDirectors.com is the leading online daily publication for funeral professionals with a reader base of over 45,000 of the most elite and forward-thinking professionals in the profession. With ConnectingDirectors.com Ryan has created a global community through an online platform allowing funeral professionals to Stay Current. Stay Informed and Stay Elite.
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