Supporting a Griever

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May'14

National Widow’s Day

Today is the first annual National Widow’s Day.  This day was declared by the folks over at Widow Wednesday.  Haven’t heard …

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Apr'14

A Wedding Guide for Grievers: tips for remembering and coping

With save the dates covering my fridge it is becoming hard to deny that wedding season is upon us.  Though …

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Mar'14

Supporting Grieving Families: tips for RNs and others on the front line

We have a series here at What’s Your Grief called ‘What’s Your Question’, where we tackle the grief questions that …

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Dec'13

5 Tips: Surviving Tradition for the Children’s Sake

After a family member dies it’s common for adults to feel they have to engage in holiday ritual and tradition …

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Nov'13

Talking to Children About Death: The danger of euphemism

You all know what a ‘euphemism’ is, right?  It’s a benign or innocuous word used in place of one that …

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Oct'13

Grief Support vs. Comfort: A pro-tip for the compassionate and caring

Litsa and I like to offer advice on supporting grievers.  We’ve covered a lot of ground, from how to write a …

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Sep'13

Helping a Teenager Deal with Grief

Prefer to listen to your grief support?  Check out our podcast on supporting a grieving teen. ——————————————————- I’ve been procrasta-writing …

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04

Sep'13

What’s Your Question: Should my boyfriend still display photos of his late wife?

Welcome to our newest feature, ‘What’s Your Question: Grief Advice & Answers’. Full disclosure, no one has actually asked us …

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May'13

Greivers Helping Grievers

I believe in the power of grievers helping grievers; this probably goes without saying being that I am the co-founder of this here …

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Mar'13

How to Write a Sympathy Card

No one likes writing a sympathy card- we get it. You are probably not happy to have to research this …

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Feb'13

What to Send Instead of Flowers

When my dad died there were more flower arrangements at the funeral home than we could count.  Though we were …

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Jan'13

What Not To Say part II: Guilt and Grief

We posted a couple weeks ago about what not to say to someone grieving.  In case you missed it, our …

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