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Three Books to Bring Conversations about Death, Grief, & Loss into the Classroom

The following is a guest post by Lauren McGovern. Lauren lives in the Adirondack Mountains of northern New York. She is a teacher at North Country School in Lake Placid, NY. Visit for more about her and her work.

32 (More) Books About Grief

A few weeks ago, we put together the first half of a book list about death and grief. Today, we're finally getting around to posting the second half. Some of these books we've read, while others are on our Want to

32 Books About Grief

Well, we've gotten a bit carried away... again. Our intention was to provide you with a list of sixty-four memoirs or novels about death and grief... You know, so you could add a little light reading to your summer book list. I quickly realized

64 Children's Books About Death and Grief

When grief hits a family, children often become the focus: how to talk to them about death; how to recognize if they are grieving 'normally'; how to create open communication and dialogue; etc. When we ask adults what they need

Grief Activity Books for Kids 3-9

There is no question that one of the most common concerns we hear from grieving parents is how to support grieving children and teens. We have posted in the past about some things to expect from kids grieving at different

Shifting From Grief Literacy to Grief Humility

For those wanting to support grieving people, the concepts of "grief competence" and "grief literacy" have often been touted as essential frameworks and the ideal goal for everyone, from therapists to friends to workplaces. These terms suggest a level of

From Grief Literacy to Grief Humility

Welcome to another episode of the What's Your Grief Podcast. I am Eleanor. How are you today Litsa? I'm good today. I am finally finally finally, after weeks, slowly starting to feel like I am on the roads to recovery

Grief Meets Existential Dread

Episode Transcript Welcome back to another episode of the What's Your Grief Podcast. This is Eleanor and as always I'm joined by Litsa. Litsa, what's new? How's your week been, what's going on? My week's been pretty good actually. I

The Gift of Time: A Shavout Teaching on Grief

 *For this article, I refer to the “Torah” as a broad term to include the first five books of the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament) and subsequent ancient books such as The Talmud* Shavout is a holiday where Jews celebrate the giving