All posts by Litsa Williams

25

Mar'19

Ambiguous Grief: grieving someone who is still alive (part 2)

Way back we wrote an article on ‘ambiguous grief’ aka grieving someone who is still alive. To keep it to …

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11

Feb'19

Dating A Widow or Widower: FAQs

Valentine’s Day is this week. (If you’re looking for help coping with the day, we have some posts for you right …

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22

Jan'19

How To Help A Grieving Friend: Beyond The Basics

This isn’t our first post on how to support a friend who is grieving. It probably won’t be our last. …

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18

Jan'19

Grieving Who I Used To Be

As common as the term ‘new normal’ is among those grieving, I am always shocked how many people email or …

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28

Nov'18

Helping Your Friends Help You

Warning: today’s post is about something that will annoy at least half of you. Seriously. I know from experience. I …

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30

Oct'18

Five Things Pixar’s Coco Got Right About Grief

Now, we know we are a little late to the game on writing a post on Coco, seeing as it …

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09

Oct'18

Grieving With A “Higher Power”

CS Lewis famously wrote “no one ever told me that grief felt so like fear”. I’ve often thought all grieving …

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19

Sep'18

64 of the Best Things Ever Said to a Griever

People ask us this question time and again: what should I say to someone grieving? They ask hoping there is …

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29

Aug'18

Dear Drugs: A Message From Kids on Overdose Awareness Day

We probably don’t need to tell you about the impact of the opioid epidemic, or the deep and painful impact …

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01

Jun'18

The Summer of PERMA: a wyg coping challenge

WELCOME TO THE SUMMER OF PERMA!!!! Are you ready? Are you excited? Hmm . . . I’m guessing no.  I’m …

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02

Apr'18

64 Examples of Disenfranchised Grief

Disenfranchised grief is a term that was coined by one of our favorite grief researchers, Ken Doka, about twenty years …

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29

Mar'18

Thanks For The Offer, But I Don’t Know What I Need!

We’ve all heard it before, from the well-meaning, tilted-head friends at the funeral and in the weeks to follow: “Let …

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