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May'19

Self-Stigma in Grief: What is it and why does it matter?

Death, loss, and grief are experiences that impact almost every being on Earth at some point. These universal experiences touch everyone …

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May'19

We All Have A Grief Secret

I remember well the first time I ever saw Post Secret online. It was the year the site started, 2004. …

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15

Apr'19

Remembering Loved Ones on Facebook: the latest changes

When it comes to death and grief, there is a lot Facebook has gotten wrong over the years. They haven’t …

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03

Apr'19

We Don’t Recover From Grief, and that’s Okay

After some discussion with our insightful readers, we’re adding a brief preface to this article.  We feel it’s important to …

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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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08

Mar'19

7 Ways to Treat Yourself With Kindness While Grieving

A while ago, we wrote an article about the need for self-compassion in grief.  At the time, we defined self-compassion …

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21

Feb'19

Becoming a Parent After the Death of a Parent

After someone you love dies, almost all “blessed events” thereafter become a mix of happy-type emotions and sad-type emotions.  In …

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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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30

Jan'19

How to Cope When it Seems Like Everyone Wants to Forget

I recently read a quote from grief researcher and theorist Kenneth Doka that said: “All grief becomes disenfranchised over time” …

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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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29

Dec'18

Mary Poppins Returns Gets Grief Right

Disney On the morning that Mary Poppins floats into the Banks’ life, it seems like everything is about to go …

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