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Grief and Divorce: 10 commandments to Survive the End of a Marriage

Lately I've been meeting a lot of women who are on the verge of leaving their marriages, have left their marriages or have been left behind, or are in the throes of an annulment or legal separation. It's an arduous journey, not one for the faint of … [Continue reading]

Ash Wednesday and Lent: Six Critical Facts

Ash Wednesday, marks the beginning of Lent for Christians. It is a time of fasting and reflection, a time for spiritual growth and awareness. As Christians begin this Lenten season, here are six facts about Ash Wednesday and what it represents: 1.) … [Continue reading]

Hospice for Children: ‘Families Are Desperate and Need This’

Countless Americans understand and have grown to count on the irreplaceable quality of care and support that hospice provides when a loved one is terminally ill or dying. But there is a niche the palliative care program is looking to better serve: … [Continue reading]

Helpful Tips for Coping with Grief

  There are many different types of grief. We grieve the loss of a loved one, but to an extent we grieve any loss. We may feel a sense of grief when our children leave home, or a friend moves away, when someone we love is terminally ill or … [Continue reading]

Why the Best Grief Counselors Are the Ones Who Have Suffered Loss

Grief comes in many forms and, unfortunately, there is no one-size-fits-all remedy to take away some of the suffering of loss. Sometimes that loss comes in the form of the death of a loved one and other times it is the result of the breakup of a … [Continue reading]

President Obama mourns slain Dallas Officers

 They 'shared a commitment to something larger than themselves' DALLAS — President Barack Obama extolled the five police officers slain in Dallas as examples for Americans to follow, talking at length Tuesday about their service before calling on … [Continue reading]

Australian Boy Sews 365 Teddy Bears a Year for the Grieving, Sick

 When Campbell Remess couldn't afford to buy Christmas gifts for children in the hospital, he started making teddy bears for them. Nearly three years later, the Australian 12-year-old is still sewing-and he sends these one-of-a-kind plush toys to hot … [Continue reading]

Grief Anniversaries

Do you feel all alone with the anniversary of your loss comes up?  Or maybe, it's the time of the day or the day of the week that strikes sad reminders.  It can be very difficult to deal with these times, as no one else can relate to your grieving … [Continue reading]

Bereavement Book Helps Expectant Mothers Deal with Grief, Love, and Loss

  "Empty Arms: Hope and Support for Those Who Have Suffered a Miscarriage, Stillbirth, or Tubal Pregnancy" Helps Women Cope with Infant Death PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Expectant mothers who are grieving over the death of their … [Continue reading]