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Grief & Loss Information
Grief comes in many forms dvm360
As a longtime veterinarian, I've had to deal with grief. Grief when a pet receives a bad diagnosis and grief when that pet's life comes to an end. Recently, I wrote ...
Donation to local hospital helps grieving parents deal with the loss of a baby 13abc Action News
TOLEDO (WTVG) - The loss of a baby is something you never get over. But a donation to Mercy Health is working to help grieving parents in our region.
MercyOne to Offer Grief and Loss Support Group KIOW
MercyOne North Iowa Hospice's Bereavement Department is offering a grief and support group known as Understanding Grief and Loss. This group provides ...
Exploring The Themes of Grief and Loss Through Video Games Gamasutra
Death is something we all have to face. Sooner or later it will affect us, directly or indirectly. It is simply a part of life. But we do not want to talk about it. Until I went ...
Paradise victims learn to cope with grief The Orion
Months after the Camp Fire, support continues to remain readily available for those impacted by the event. A support session was held in order to explain the ...
Families grieving a pregnancy loss hit especially hard by medical bills: 'I wasn't prepared at all' - Newsbug.info
Families grieving a pregnancy loss hit especially hard by medical bills: 'I wasn't prepared at all' Newsbug.info
Crumpled in a hospital waiting room chair, Alyssa Collier squeezed shut her bloodshot eyes, begging the dark to shut out her thoughts.
Church to host grief day | Local News Sharonherald
NEW WILMINGTON — New Life Baptist Church pastoral counselor Tim Fair understands grief — and what it takes to manage it.
Bereavement Researcher: We Must Do Better for the Grief-Stricken Next Avenue
Bereavement is an old-fashioned term, harking back to an era when family members who lost a loved one dressed in black, literally wearing their grief for Dr.
RHOBH Teddi Mellencamp Makes Shocking Allegations About Lisa Vanderpump Grieving The Loss Of Her Brother - Celebrity Insider
RHOBH Teddi Mellencamp Makes Shocking Allegations About Lisa Vanderpump Grieving The Loss Of Her Brother Celebrity Insider
The most recent episode of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills may not have been as explosive as the Season 9 premiere, but star Teddi Mellencamp still.
5 DOs and DON'Ts When Grieving a Loved One Suburban Life Publications
The loss of a cherished loved one is devastating to say the least, and many people need guidance to help them through their grief journey. While the presence of ...
Todd Chrisley's Cryptic Instagram Post About 'Loss' Has Fans Worried About His Family - countryliving.com
Todd Chrisley's Cryptic Instagram Post About 'Loss' Has Fans Worried About His Family countryliving.com
Recently, Todd Chrisley posted a cryptic Instagram photo that has his followers worried about him, his wife, and their children. The Chrisley Knows Best star ...
FHN Hospice to offer early grief support group Freeport Journal-Standard
FREEPORT — FHN Hospice, Suite 403, 773 W. Lincoln Blvd., will offer Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, a nine-week support group, ...
Western Row classmates mourn 4th grader Sable Gibson WKRC TV Cincinnati
MASON, Ohio (WKRC) - Mason is mourning the death of a 10-year-old girl who died from complications related to the flu. The Mason School District is dealing ...
Dr. Rachel: Dealing with grief after a loss WGNO New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS - The city of New Orleans is still holding onto that big loss for the Saints, so Dr. Rachel Reitan, our teaching doctor, is here to help us deal with ...
Community supports families dealing with loss Park Rapids Enterprise
Nevis School implemented its emergency response plan to help students deal with the shooting when they returned to school Tuesday morning. "As you may or ...
Resources for coping with grief and loss Dailyuw
As a campus community, we are grieving the loss of a student. I want to acknowledge that this is an enormously difficult time, especially if you knew the student ...
How To Write About Death When You Don't Know How To Grieve HuffPost
After her father's death from cancer, Katharine Smyth found herself waiting to be stricken with an unendurable wave of pain, to be physically and emotionally ...
Grieving over loss of teacher or mentor is normal Chicago Daily Herald
The death of a mentor or important teacher in your life can cause a lot of grief -- it's another kind of invisible grief. If it happens to you, know you are not alone.
5 years after Nadia Malik’s death, grief and uncertainty weigh heavily on her family Philly.com
There are still few answers into the death of the Delaware County mother found dead in a car near 30th Street Station in February 2014.
Unique center in Harlingen marks second year of providing grief support to Valley families - KGBT-TV
Unique center in Harlingen marks second year of providing grief support to Valley families KGBT-TV
A unique center in Harlingen is helping children deal with loss. This weekend, the Children's Bereavement Center- Rio Grande Valley marked its second year of ...
How to cope with the death of a beloved pet 9Coach
The death of a dog, cat or other pet can be devastating. A grief counsellor offer strategies to help, and w...
Discussion About Grief And Loss At South Brunswick Library South Brunswick, NJ Patch
South Brunswick Library Talk: Grief And Loss - South Brunswick, NJ - Participate in an afternoon of enlightenment and encouragement on Sunday, Feb. 10 from ...
Military families talk openly about loss and grief BBC News
Cheltenham-based Winston's Wish is helping those left behind after a death in *service*.
Rob Delaney: Sobriety allows me to fully grieve loss of my son Irish Examiner
Rob Delaney said being sober has allowed him to fully grieve the death of his two-year-old son, as he marked 17 years of sobriety. The actor's son Henry died in ...
Grief workshop March 12 Elizabethtown Bladen Journal
ELIZABETHTOWN — A workshop for grief and loss will be held March 12, hosted by Lower Cape Fear Hospice.The session, Supporting a Griever, is from 3 to ...
Loss in Life: How to Handle Grief Thrive Global
How do you honor your losses and move forward at the same time?
Warroad girls' hockey coach David Marvin carries weight of grief to state tournament - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Warroad girls' hockey coach David Marvin carries weight of grief to state tournament Minneapolis Star Tribune
A full house gathered Wednesday at Izzy's Lounge and Grill in Warroad to watch the undefeated Warriors girls' hockey team play in the Class 1A state ...
HEALING THE LOSS: The many causes of grief TheChronicleHerald.ca
Grief is the normal and natural reaction to loss or change of any kind.” This definition by the Grief Recovery Method helps us to understand that grief is an ...
Coping with Grief and Loss in the Movie “Wild” PsychCentral.com
It's been awhile since this movie came out but I wanted to draw your attention back to it as Reese Witherspoons' activism and recent work has been truly.
Grief hides in the church bathroom Religion News Service
(RNS) — A friend of mine recently lost her daughter, an 8-month-old baby who was just beginning to get to know the world around her. I saw my friend at church ...
Funeral home getting to the heart of grief with Valentine's Day program Tribune-Review
The holidays can be tough for anyone who's lost a loved one. A holiday dedicated to love can be especially difficult when your special person is gone. The folks ...
Weekly program will help those grieving with loss Terre Haute Tribune Star
Senior Education Ministries in Terre Haute will host a weekly “Art for My Heart” program to help those who are grieving the loss of a loved one cope with their.
My yiayia, the Greek widow and a journey into the grieving process Neos Kosmos
Like most third-generation Greek children growing up in Australia, Dr Georgia Rowley Panagiotopoulos was raised in a Greek family environment with her ...
Children's novel about grief turned into opera Times of Malta
An operatic take on a children's novel about the sensitive subject of loss is being staged this weekend. Euchar Gravina. Teatru Malta's Il-Qtates ta' max-Xatt is a ...
Religion Briefs Newnan Times-Herald
Black History Month will be celebrated on Sunday at Providence Baptist Church on Summers-McKoy Road. The *service* will start at 10 a.m. Dr. Melvin D. Brittian ...
Beacon of HOPE Wellness Committee: Grief and loss as Alzheimer's progresses Pine Island Eagle
It is common for caregivers to have feelings of loss and grief as their life is changed by Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.
What I Didn't Understand About The Stages Of Grief -- Until I Was In Them Scary Mommy
I thought that I understood the five stages of grief, but I was poorly mistaken. Two years later, and I'm just now learning what this process truly means.
#StillAMum campaign opens a mum wellness centre The Standard
Giving motherhood another shot after a miscarriage is usually a daunting endeavor, well, at least for most women. Wanjiru Kihusa, having suffered two ...
'Two For Joy' Isn't Your Standard 'Gritty' Drama VICE
This article originally appeared on VICE UK. How do you translate crippling depression – that feeling of being bolted to your bed – into moving pictures and ...
Braves' Gohara rebounds from profound personal loss The Athletic
After a difficult 2018, Luiz Gohara feels better physically and mentally and is ready to contribute to the Atlanta Braves' 2019 season.
Catastrophe star Rob Delaney: 'Sobriety allows me to fully grieve loss of my son who died aged 2' - Independent.ie
Catastrophe star Rob Delaney: 'Sobriety allows me to fully grieve loss of my son who died aged 2' Independent.ie
Rob Delaney said being sober has allowed him to fully grieve the death of his two-year-old son, as he marked 17 years of sobriety.
Kristoff St. John's death calls attention to risks facing suicide loss survivors USA TODAY
Young and the Restless star Kristoff St. John's death highlights the risks that face survivors of suicide loss. His son Julian St. John died in 2014.
Making Waves For Parents Who Have Experienced Loss Thrive Global
Have you lost a child? The thought is incomparable to almost anything. I've seen the pain first hand and having experienced loss of my own when I discovered ...
How God uses grief to help us grow The Baptist Message
Grief, loss, and pain are an inevitable part of life. But did you know that God uses these things to help us grow? He does it in three ways.First, God uses pain to ...
'Grief looks different person-to-person': The Dinner Party serves up conversation on loss - Generocity
'Grief looks different person-to-person': The Dinner Party serves up conversation on loss Generocity
A local organizer of the group that convenes young adults to discuss the impact of loved ones' deaths shares what he learned from a recent Dinner Party panel.
Kids Experiencing Tremendous Loss & Grief Get Help From Camp Forget Me Not CBS Denver
FRISCO, Colo. (CBS4) – Camp Forget Me Not is a club no one chooses to be in, but if you do find yourself meeting the criteria for membership, organizers say ...
If you live by the phrase “grin and bear it,” you need to learn about delayed grief HelloGiggles
Grief isn't just limited to the death or loss of a loved one, and sometimes it can take years to feel the weight of the emotions. We spoke to psychologists about ...
Cassandra Thorburn reveals she's taking part in DWTS to cope with grief of losing her father Max - Daily Mail
Cassandra Thorburn reveals she's taking part in DWTS to cope with grief of losing her father Max Daily Mail
Cassandra Thorburn has made an emotional tribute to her late father Max, saying his death from cancer in October at age 72 was the motivation for her to ...
After Life, review: Ricky Gervais shines in a laconic, scorched-earth portrait of grief - Telegraph.co.uk
After Life, review: Ricky Gervais shines in a laconic, scorched-earth portrait of grief Telegraph.co.uk
Ricky Gervais will never escape The Office and in a career sense is destined to spend the rest of his life locked in a windowless room with David Brent.
Her son was murdered in 2016. Now, she's trying to help others find ways to talk about death. - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Her son was murdered in 2016. Now, she's trying to help others find ways to talk about death. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Death Cafes provide a forum to discuss death and eat cake. One will be held at St. Camillus Feb. 19.
Broncos families detail grief, pain and loss Melfort Journal
By Kevin MitchellPain, stark and shattering, flowed into a makeshift Melfort courtroom Tuesday.It filled the place up.Two days on, thousands of words in.
Gary Moore: For the love of Maddie | Columnists Kankakee Daily Journal
It's an interesting relationship that a columnist has with readers. I can't speak for others, but I feel a deep appreciation and attachment to those of you who come ...
Grief Share program has its own loss Goldendale Sentinel
When the Spring 2019 Grief Share sessions begin Feb. 21, the group will have to deal with a dark irony—but, knowing the group and what it can do,
Franklin Graham discusses loss of his father 1 year ago WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- It's been a quick 12 months; 12 months since we lost the man many called “America's Preacher.” Rev. Dr. Billy Graham died at his home in ...
Pregnant Jessa Seewald Shares 25-Week Bump Photo as She Grieves Lauren Duggar's Miscarriage - PEOPLE.com
Pregnant Jessa Seewald Shares 25-Week Bump Photo as She Grieves Lauren Duggar's Miscarriage PEOPLE.com
"As we look forward to meeting our baby, we're also feeling an exceptional amount of grief over my brother Josiah and sister-in-law Lauren's loss of their baby," ...
The ball and the box: Woman goes viral with perfect explanation of the stages of grief - New Zealand Herald
The ball and the box: Woman goes viral with perfect explanation of the stages of grief New Zealand Herald
'I thought this was the best description of grief I've heard in a long time.'
'They were lovely lads. Everybody is numb' - Donegal communities united in grief at the loss of young lives - Independent.ie
'They were lovely lads. Everybody is numb' - Donegal communities united in grief at the loss of young lives Independent.ie
The people of Donegal have been here before. Sadly, this is not the first tragedy that has claimed multiple young and vibrant lives that the county has ...
Loss and grief woven into Gore woman's mourning brooch The Southland Times
Loss, grief and hair are interwoven in Gore pioneer woman's mourning brooch.
Why Am I Still Crying? Identifying and Resolving Complicated Grief Thrive Global
If you've recently asked yourself, “Why am I still crying?” Read this.
Alesha MacPhail murder: Brutal murder of tragic girl, 6, hits two communities hard and leaves them united in - The Scottish Sun
Alesha MacPhail murder: Brutal murder of tragic girl, 6, hits two communities hard and leaves them united in The Scottish Sun
THE innocent little girl was savagely raped and murdered in Rothesay on the Isle of Bute last July. Islanders have struggled to come to terms with her death, and ...
Child (4) injured while in womb when mother collided with shopping trolley awarded €45,000 - Independent.ie
Child (4) injured while in womb when mother collided with shopping trolley awarded €45,000 Independent.ie
A four-year-old child, injured when only at 20 weeks gestation in her mother's womb, has been awarded €45000 damages for personal injury resulting from an ...
First Things First: Slogging through the mud of grief Chattanooga Times Free Press
It's been 10 years since Ron and Nan Deal unexpectedly said goodbye to their middle son, Connor.
Help is available for those dealing with grief The Sackville Tribune Post
An 'anniversary reaction' is an individual's response to unresolved grief resulting from significant losses.
Senior psychologist to visit Dunlewey to discuss grief and loss Donegal Democrat
A principal psychologist from the Health *Service* Executive (HSE) will discuss the issues of grief and loss on Thursday, February 7. Four young men tragically lost ...
‘Young and Restless’ star Kristoff St. John died still grieving his son’s loss by suicide - The Mercury News
‘Young and Restless’ star Kristoff St. John died still grieving his son’s loss by suicide The Mercury News
'Young and Restless' star Kristoff St. John had previously threatened suicide and recently acknowledged that a parent never gets over the loss of a child.
Pregnant Jessa Duggar Grieves Lauren Swanson’s Miscarriage With Baby Bump Photo: We Had the ‘Same Due Date’ - Us Weekly
Pregnant Jessa Duggar Grieves Lauren Swanson’s Miscarriage With Baby Bump Photo: We Had the ‘Same Due Date’ Us Weekly
Pregnant Jessa Duggar grieved Lauren Swanson's miscarriage, posting a thoughtful message to her sister-in-law with a baby bump mirror selfie — see the pic.
5 stages of Russiagate grief: Dems and the media prepare for ‘life without Mueller’ RT
As Special Counsel Robert Mueller prepares to issue his long-awaited and likely flaccid 'Russiagate' report, Democrats and their supporters in the media have ...
Do dogs experience genuine grief when their owners don't come home? Of course they do - Telegraph.co.uk
Do dogs experience genuine grief when their owners don't come home? Of course they do Telegraph.co.uk
The sister of missing footballer Emiliano Sala shared a heartbreaking image of the footballer's dog Nala yesterday, patiently waiting for him to return home.
Compass offers support for those suffering loss from overdose The Star Democrat
CENTREVILLE — Compass Regional Hospice is restructuring its Recovery After a Substance Passing grief support group to be more engaging and welcoming ...
Interview: Scott Clifton & Annika Noelle on Emotional Baby Loss Scenes Soaps
Stars of The Bold and the Beautiful comment on Liam and Hope's future. In the 8000 episode of The Bold and the Beautiful, as recapped by Soaps.com, Hope ...
The grief and pain of having someone you love go missing ABC News
The grief and pain of having a loved one go missing is described as.
Dealing with grief following the city's fatal fire WatertownDailyTimes.com
WATERTOWN — A fire early Thursday morning that killed five family members has left the community struggling with how to cope. What could one say to a ...
Unfathomable loss: Watertown residents unite to support family after fire tragedy - WatertownDailyTimes.com
Unfathomable loss: Watertown residents unite to support family after fire tragedy WatertownDailyTimes.com
Several hundred people gathered Friday evening in front of the home at 906 Myrtle Ave. in Watertown to pay their respects to the family devastated by a fire the ...
How Grief Became Joe Biden's 'Superpower' POLITICO
Two tragedies, 43 years apart, have defined the former vice president's life. Have they also made him a more formidable presidential candidate?
Grief support group series offered by Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Sealy News
SUGAR LAND — Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital is offering a four-part series for Fort Bend and surrounding area residents who are coping with the ...
Church Briefs | News York News-Times
Soup Luncheon in Milligan. MILLIGAN -- The Milligan Methodist Church will host a Soup Luncheon on Sunday, Feb. 24 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Milligan ...
Star Codes, Feb. 22 to 28 | Star Codes Santa Fe New Mexican
The stars ask us to acknowledge our deepest feelings as Venus conjuncts Pluto. Venus symbolizes our hearts and Pluto speaks of depth, loss, power, and ...
WIU Wind Ensemble Embarks on the River of Time Tri States Public Radio
When the Western Illinois University Wind Ensemble takes to the stage during the university's 32 nd annual Showcase of Bands , it will perform a piece.
DeMONT: Grieving community puts teddy bears on doorsteps in tribute to Barho kids - TheChronicleHerald.ca
DeMONT: Grieving community puts teddy bears on doorsteps in tribute to Barho kids TheChronicleHerald.ca
Though they lived only a few blocks apart Andrea Bennett had never, because that is how things sometimes work in neighbourhoods, laid eyes on Ebraheim ...
7 times Simz Ngema inspired Mzansi and showed her amazing #WomanPower Briefly.co.za
Simz Ngema is an inspiring woman, and not only because she's beautiful and setting body goals regularly. She has shown Mzansi how to deal with loss and ...
Over The Rhine Explore Grief In New Song "Los Lunas" American Songwriter
On March 15, Over The Rhine will release a new album, Love & Revelation. The album marks the husband-and-wife duo's 15th studio release over the course of ...
What to Say When a Friend’s Loved One Dies by Suicide Self
If you have a friend who has lost a loved one to suicide, you may be wondering how to be there for them. You're not alone. In 2017, 47,173 people in the United ...
Pure dynamite: navigating the comedy of dysfunction Sydney Morning Herald
As comedians go, Maria Bamford comes with impeccable endorsements. Comedy filmmaker Judd Apatow declared her to be the funniest woman in the world.
Children invited to camp that helps them deal with death, grief WALB
If your child experienced a sudden death or the loss of someone they love, there's a camp for you to consider.
Grief Conquers Language — Almost — In 'Where Reasons End' NPR
Yiyun Li wrote her devastating, brilliant new novel after the suicide of her son — in it, the unnamed narrator confronts the same situation, holding an extended ...
Finding normalcy one month after Jayme Closs' brave escape WSAW
Just over one month since Jayme Closs' brave escape from suspect, Jake Patterson's home in Gordon, the Barron County community is coming together to ...
Adam Jones Sends Heartfelt Best Wishes to Red Sox Family Over Writer Nick Cafardo's Passing 12up
Adam Jones takes to twitter to pen heartfelt goodbye to recently passed away Nick Cafardo.
Grieving father praises first responders to son's crash Coffs Coast Advocate
Stricken with grief he is pleading with drivers to think of family members each and every time they get behind the wheel.
How can HR help workers grapple with the death of a colleague? HR Dive
It won't be an easy process, one expert told HR Dive, but management can help grieving employees and honor those who've been lost.
When is it OK to introduce my widowed friend to someone new?: Ask Ellie Toronto Star
People who get mired in the deep sorrow of a loss, should consider getting grief counselling, writes Ellie.
Victims in Akron house fire identified; Akron Public Schools grieving loss of students - cleveland.com
Victims in Akron house fire identified; Akron Public Schools grieving loss of students cleveland.com
Akron Public Schools on Thursday identified the woman and her three children who died Wednesday in a house fire in Akron's Kenmore neighborhood.
The Birth Scene In 'Roma' Came At The Expense Of Loss Mothers Romper
The black and white stills of Roma tell you, even before you know why, that the movie will be profound, a masterpiece, a monument to the lives of the poor and ...
Swara Bhasker, Soni Razdan, Bhagyashree attend the funeral of Sooraj Barjatya’s father, Raj Kumar Barjatya.... - Hindustan Times
Swara Bhasker, Soni Razdan, Bhagyashree attend the funeral of Sooraj Barjatya’s father, Raj Kumar Barjatya.... Hindustan Times
A host Bollywood celebrities including Swara Bhasker, Mohnish Bahl, Mahesh Bhatt, Soni Razdan, among others, attended Raj Kumar Barjatya's funeral.
Grief workshops second Tuesday of each month Elizabethtown Bladen Journal
ELIZABETHTOWN — A workshop for those dealing with grief is Feb. 12 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.This will be at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice office, 116 W. Broad St.
Holding a mirror to war The Hindu
The technology of warfare has evolved, but grief and loss remain.
Man jailed for two and a half years over jet ski death of 9yo son Tobi Parkes ABC News
A man has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in jail for the dangerous operation of a jet ski causing the death of his nine-year-old son while on a family ...
Mandolin Orange peels back grief on new album Boston Herald
Mandolin Orange on the personal influences on their new album.
Erin Davis's daughter died tragically. Now the former CHFI host is the one giving comfort to longtime listeners - NiagaraFallsReview.ca
Erin Davis's daughter died tragically. Now the former CHFI host is the one giving comfort to longtime listeners NiagaraFallsReview.ca
Davis and her listeners have long shared the details of each other's lives. That compelled her to share her story, in a new book about mourning, though it was far ...
12-year-old student's death sparking bullying concerns in Klein ISD KTRK-TV
Questions over the child's death immediately swirled on social media, and many people suggested that bullying played a role.
Hollyoaks' Kirsty-Leigh Porter pays heartbreaking tribute following the loss of baby girl - HELLO! Magazine
Hollyoaks' Kirsty-Leigh Porter pays heartbreaking tribute following the loss of baby girl HELLO! Magazine
Hollyoaks actress Kirsty-Leigh Porter has opened up about her grief as she paid tribute to her baby daughter who was delivered stillborn in January. The actress ...
Handicapped From Suicide
I am 23 years old. I come from a large family.
How to Deal With A Death in the Family and Still Run Your Small Business
As a small business owner we have to deal with tax law changes, local ordinances, environmental laws, Worker's Compensation, etc. Just when we thought we had everything under control, something terrible happenes.
In the Blink of an Eye
Today's Quote: "My house is burned down, but I can see the sky." Sally Reed, cancer survivorThirty five years ago this weekend, my father died.
Learning to Live Again
Overcoming death and beginning once again to live is the one thing that we never anticipate can happen after we have experienced death. The truth is however, that whether we like it or not life continues on.
Why Does God Allow Suffering?
Justin was a typical ten year old boy. He liked Leggos, trains, and watching TV.
Do You Know Someone Whos Dying?
Too many people are dying alone?The dying are one of society's most unrecognized and under-served groups. As individuals near the end of life they are often ignored, discounted, misunderstood and forgotten.
If tears are an indication of how special my relationship with my mother was, I cry with pride! I've come to see grief as pain with a purpose. Interestingly enough, as I cared for my mother in my home the last several weeks of her life, much of what I had learned through spiritual teachings about death had gone out the window.
How to Deal with Suffering
Reflect upon the following questions, and answer those you feel might be most important for those who are most concerned about this topic.QUESTIONNAIRE ON HOW TO COPE WITH SUFFERING1- If there is a loving God, why do so many Christians and good people have to suffer so much whereas others don't? What about natural disasters?2- In suffering, why are some people so sensitive, and others not, over the same event? Give examples.
Angel of Comfort... The Story
I am an Angel artist and several weeks ago while listening to the late night news, a news story came on that really touched my heart. On the way home in the wedding limo .
I didn't know a heart could die before it stopped beating. I didn't know a life could cease before it stopped breathing.
The Truth About Emotional Intelligence
There is so much emphasis on emotional intelligence these days that it appears that people are suppressing their emotions and problems in an effort to "fit in," to keep their jobs, and using "positive self-talk" to muscle through the rough spots in their lives.Recently, I had a friend over who has suffered enormous job stress during a time when his wife's father was dying of cancer.
How to Turn Grief into Joy
I was with my daddy when he died. Excuse me, I was with my daddy when his spirit left his body.
Is Death Really the End or the Window to A New Beginning?
Earlier this month I learned a dear friend had been diagnosed with terminal cancer. She has been given less than six months to live as the cancer has fully permeated her liver and pancreas.
Physiological Consequences of Carrying Emotional Trauma
Although many of us carry some form of emotional trauma in our bodies, and therefore in our energy fields, do we ever really stop to question the impact that it is having on our overall health? If you are like most individuals you probably just want to forget its even there. The thought of revisiting it probably just makes you feel sick.
Whens Sarah Coming Home? Helping Your Child Understand Death
For most children, their first experience with grief comes with the death of a beloved family pet. When Zoe the eight-week old puppy dies of parvovirus or Tweety the budgie stops singing his morning song, a child experiences profound and lasting loss for the first time in their young lives.
Recently, the magazine I own and edit got a hate letter that was so full of venom and hostility, it gave me shivers. The ultra-religious lady who wrote it is young and passionate about her beliefs.
Trial by Fire - 9 Tips for Grieving Couples
You will often hear that grief and loss bring couples together, but it can actually do just the opposite. It is possible to emerge on the other side of grief with a closer marriage, but it does take work.
Then and Now
Over one hundred years ago, during the Victorian era, death and grief were popular subjects for poems, songs and stories. Grieving was considered a natural and acceptable part of the culture.
Like it or not, we think in line with our customs and tradition often times, right down to the level of how we think of death, or about death. I was a licensed counselor for many years, and the issue came up a few times, and I was sad at its results, to hear Americas shamefully trying to avoid talking about it.
The Grief And Belief Connection
"Grief is healing: To take away our grief is to take away our healing. And learning about life after death helps us heal with greater hope, comfort and peace.
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