Posted on May 23, 2019 in Coping with GriefMemorial Day is an American holiday observed every year on the last Monday in May. According to USMemorialDay.org, more than 1.8 million soldiers have given their lives for our country since 1775.
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Posted on April 24, 2019 in Coping with GriefRegardless of the circumstances, the death of a loved one is always painful. Grief is a powerful emotion. This is true even when a death is expected after a long illness. But when the death is sudden and unexpected, the traumatic nature of the loss can make it even more difficult to cope.
Posted on April 11, 2019 in Coping with GriefIt’s hard to know what to say when someone passes away. This is as true for the one grieving as it is for those who wish to comfort them. When our own words fail us, poetry can be a source of comfort and hope to the grieving.
Posted on September 4, 2018 in Coping with GriefTalking about death is never easy. This is especially true when having to explain the loss of loved one to a child who may not even understand what death means.
Posted on September 4, 2018 in Coping with GriefOne of the most common myths related to grief and loss is that time heals all wounds. True, the grieving process does take time, but grief happens on it’s own timeline and is completely different from person to person.