Seeking Support After Losing a Loved One Losing a loved one can be one of the most difficult and challenging experiences a person can go through. Whether the loss is unexpected or expected, the sadness and heartbreak can be overpowering and make daily life difficult. But, it is vital to realize that there is help… Read More Seeking Support After Losing a Loved One
Navigating Financial Trauma After the Loss of a Loved One: Coping Strategies and Support Money trauma related to grief can manifest in a variety of ways and is a common experience for individuals who have experienced the loss of a loved one. This trauma can be caused by a number of factors, including unexpected financial… Read More Navigating Financial Trauma After the Loss of a Loved One: Coping Strategies and Support
How to cope with the loss of a loved one and navigate the grieving process with understanding and self-care. There is no doubt that losing a loved one is one of the most difficult experiences anyone can go through. Whether the loss is sudden or anticipated, the aftermath can be overwhelming. When we lose someone… Read More How to cope with the loss of a loved one and navigate the grieving process with understanding and self-care.
Easter is that time of year where we remember the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Even if you aren’t particularly religious or a Christian, its inescapable at this time of year. For those who have lost spouses and are now grieving, it can seem overwhelming, with images and scenes of suffering and grief in popular… Read More Easter and Grieving as a Young Widow
There were numerous times after my husband passed away that I asked myself this very question. Can you grieve the loss of a loved one (a former spouse) and fall inlove with someone else at the same time? It seems the short answer to that question is a resounding yes. The heart is a big… Read More Yes – You Can Fall Inlove with Someone and Grieve Someone Else at the Same Time
The holidays are supposed to be a time of love and cheer, but for those dealing with grief, tragedy and loss, this time of year can be a reminder of what’s missing in our lives. I know those feelings all too well. After losing a loved one, the first Christmas, the first holiday, is especially… Read More 6 Ways To Cope With The Holidays When You’re Grieving
With the mixed emotions of grief and loss, its very easy to try to wish it away – and yearn for the day when the pain ends. The physical “numbness” that accompanies grief can also rob us of the desire to live passionately and to live with full emotional presence. There are THREE basic ways… Read More How to Open Your Heart to Grief and Loss