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06

Nov'19

What are Stuck Points in Grief?

What are “stuck points”? In 1992, researchers Resick and Schnicke first described the term “stuck points” in their work exploring …

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30

Oct'19

Grief Recipe Stories: All Saints’ Day Feast

This grief recipe story is brought to you by Mandy Berrell of Atlanta, GA. Mandy shares with us that she …

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18

Oct'19

Spend a Day Like Your Loved One on Their Deathiversary

The anniversary of my mother’s death, or her “deathiversary”, is closing in on me. I usually count on the foliage …

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10

Oct'19

Cool Crafts for Coping: Coping Skills Fortune-Teller

Today we’re taking a slight departure from our adult-focused content to share an activity for grieving kids: The Coping Skills …

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02

Oct'19

Grief Recipe Stories: Continuing Bonds Through Food

Growing up, my siblings and I were picky eaters. That’s probably putting it mildly. Honestly, we were like inscrutable food …

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17

Sep'19

64 Tips for Coping With Forgetfulness in Grief

We’ve said it once, and we’ll say it a million times – you’re not losing your mind – you’re just …

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10

Sep'19

Talking to Kids About Mass Tragedies and Other Events

I’m in my late 30’s which means I grew up pre-internet, at a time when it wasn’t unheard of to …

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05

Sep'19

Facing Loss: When Hope and Grief Co-Exist

My mother died of pancreatic cancer. If you know anything about pancreatic cancer, you know that the survival statistics are …

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29

Aug'19

Times Like These, I Wish You Were Here

Times like these – when ‘I’m scared and worried – I wish you were here. When the seconds slow and …

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15

Aug'19

5 Benefits of Grief Journaling

Journaling is one of WYG’s favorite, go-to, grief coping methods for many reasons. First, it offers you a simple way …

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17

Jul'19

How To Talk To Children About Miscarriage and Stillbirth

We received a question this week about resources for talking with children about miscarriage and stillbirth. Though we have lots …

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10

Jul'19

WYG’s Definition of Grief

We’ve written extensively about grief over the years. We’ve expanded and clarified; we’ve waxed poetic; and, yes, perhaps we’ve even …

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