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Lessons I Learned From Grief Counseling

Karen Sewell | Posted 07.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Karen Sewell

Experiencing grief can push us to our limits. Grief can push us past our limits and set new standards for our life going forward. It has amazing power.

3 Keys to Empowerment While Grieving

Elizabeth Berrien | Posted 06.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Berrien

To have loss is to be human. With each loss, we add on to our layers of experience. We always hold the ability to honor our losses with grace and dignity. There is nothing weak or small about this journey

How Travel Can Help Heal Your Grief or Pain

Halle Eavelyn | Posted 05.24.2014 | Travel
Halle Eavelyn

No, you'll never be the same, and yes, you'll have only memories and photographs where once there was a person who made you feel more alive. But you can start down a new path.

You Aren't Here Now: How Grief and Mindfulness Don't Mix

Megan Devine | Posted 04.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Megan Devine

This is the life you are called to be present for. This is the moment that asks for your awareness. Not because you are improved by what has happened, not because you needed it, not so you can turn it into some kind of gift.

Jaweed Kaleem

Death Experts Meet At Unique Conference | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 04.27.2013 | Religion

LOS ANGELES -- As a ceremonial officiant who specializes in helping people grieving over death use spiritual and secular rituals to mourn, Candice Cou...

When's The 'Right' Time To Go Through Your Late Spouse's Things?

Carole Brody Fleet | Posted 06.22.2013 | Fifty
Carole Brody Fleet

The answer to the question of when you should begin the intensely personal part of your Healing Journey known as the 'go-through' is quite simple.

Confronting a Terminal Diagnosis as a Family

Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D. | Posted 03.19.2012 | Healthy Living
Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D.

The challenges that families must face when confronted with a terminal diagnosis of a loved one are complex. They include evolving new structures and dynamics as the person they love slowly slips away.

Camp Gives Grieving Kids A Place To Heal

Posted 08.23.2011 | Impact

Coping with loss can be difficult at any age, but one camp in West Virginia is giving young survivors a place to heal. Camp Nabe, a bereavement camp...

How Doctors Talk With Families

Richard C. Senelick, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard C. Senelick, M.D.

How do we determine how much reality a family can handle? Or more important, how much are they willing to hear?

The Power Of Bearing Witness

Judith Johnson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Judith Johnson

When we bear witness, we lovingly give our attention to the other without judgment. When we allow another to bear witness to us, we give ourselves the freedom to be known.

More Adventures in Grieving

Julie Gray | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julie Gray

You can't go around it, you can't go over it, no, you have to go through grief with wobbly legs. Like patches of black ice, grief takes you by surprise and spins you round the other way.

12 Ways to Help Children Understand Death (PHOTOS)

Judith Johnson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Judith Johnson

One piece of fallout from our taboo against talking about death is that we don't effectively prepare our children to deal with death. They are more aware than we know and need support.

Childhood Loss: The Untold Burden

Lynne Hughes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lynne Hughes

Death? How did that get in there? It is not an image that comes to mind when you think of childhood. And yet it is a part of childhood much more often than commonly thought.

Transforming Your Pain Into A Gift For Others

Dr. Paula Bloom | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Paula Bloom

How many of us have had the experience following an unexpected death or a shooting that has shaken us to our core? We suddenly feel very connected to what really matters.

Jennifer Aniston is MIA in Love Happens

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

By the time I left the theater I was grieving, over the time I wasted and the lack of Aniston in the film.