Posted on February 18, 2021 in Coping with GriefAny death is painful for loved ones, but an unexpected death can raise some additional challenges for those coping with grief. An unexpected death can come completely out of the blue for someone who is healthy. It can also happen when someone is ill, but dies sooner than anticipated.
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Posted on December 3, 2020 in Coping with GriefThe holidays should be a delightful time for children with festive music, family gatherings, and, of course, the presents. Unfortunately, when a child is grieving, the holidays can be a challenging time for them just as they are for adults.
Posted on October 14, 2020 in Coping with GriefThe teenage years are a time of change. Bodies change. Feelings change. Attachments change. Teens pull back from their family to develop their own identities. They pursue romantic relationships and new interests. It’s a challenging time that is made more difficult when teens experience the loss of a significant loved one.
Posted on August 30, 2020 in Coping with GriefThe Grief Recovery Method is an evidence-based, action-oriented grief program that helps people move through the pain of loss. For thirteen years as a bereavement coordinator with Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care, I have witnessed exceptional transformations with hundreds of grievers while facilitating the Grief Recovery Method program.