We are living through history and the mental health toll of the global COVID-19 pandemic is becoming more apparent with each passing day. This is especially true for people who have lost a loved one to COVID-19. Illness, death and even funerals have all been affected by the reality we live in. Journalists must be especially sensitive when they conduct interviews with people who may be grieving or are processing their loss. This concise media guide offers you the tools to approach your work as a reporter with care and empathy. Read and share widely.