Category Archives: Grief

Response to: This was not the good death we were promised.

A response to the NY Times article from a hospice Director of Nursing. Link to the original article:  https://mobile.nytimes.com/2018/01/06/opinion/sunday/hospice-good-death.html?referer=https://www.google.com/   Dear Don, Thank you for sharing this article with me. I have read it several times over the last few … Continue reading

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Grief During the Holidays

How to Help a Grieving Loved One During the Holidays Twelve Practical Tips for Saying, Doing the Right Things  From the National Hospice Foundation and the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization While many people look forward to yearly holiday … Continue reading

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How Seniors Can Survive Losing A Spouse

Image Source: Pixabay Author: Ms. Waters is a mother of four boys, and lives on a farm in Oregon. She is passionate about providing a healthy and happy home for her family, and aims to provide advice for others on … Continue reading

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Anticipatory Grief-What is it and Why?

Anticipatory Grief-What is it and Why? By Nichole Williams, MSW “When will the grief go away?” is often a question that we as grievers, and our family and friends, say to ourselves, or one another.  We expect that these feelings … Continue reading

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