Posts Tagged ‘Grief’

Author Of The Shack Shares Five Tips For Dealing With Grief

What words of wisdom do you have for people who are going through grief or hardship? originally appeared on Quora – the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.. Answer by Wm Paul Young, Author of New York Times Best Seller, The Shack, on Quora: […]

The ‘Gilmore Girls’ Revival Is Best When It Talks About Grief

There’s a moment in the opening chapter of “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life,” after the first “la las” and Gwyneth Paltrow dig, when the long-awaited Netflix revival finally takes a second to breathe. Fueled by a late-night batch of coffee, Lorelai (Lauren Graham) and Rory (Alexis Bledel) convene in their rarely used kitchen to […]

Twitter Broadening Discussions About Death, Grief: Study

Social media broaching once-taboo topics in very public forums, researchers report healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants […]

If Grief Could Speak, Here Are Five Things It Would Say

If grief could speak it would say, I’m sorry. I’m sorry it’s me that arrived at your doorstep instead of love. But I am made of love too. In fact, it’s because I love so much that I hurt so much when I lose the people I love. If grief could speak it would say, […]

Are You Healing Your Grief, or Perpetuating It?

We all know that it is in one’s highest good to grieve the loss of a relationship. Healthy grief releases feelings rather than allowing them to get stuck in the body. Healthy grief allows the griever to heal the loss and move on with life. Yet grief is not always healing. Many of us have […]

10 Things No One Ever Told Me About Grief

“No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.” — C. S. Lewis, A Grief Observed In 1979, when I was two weeks shy of turning 5, my father died. He had suffered for as long as I can recall from the effects of cancer, so my family was not surprised when he […]

Grief and the Veteran: An Inside Look

On Memorial Day, we take pause to remember and pay tribute to those Americans who died in active military service. Earlier this month I took the opportunity to address a dedicated group of psychotherapists who generously donate their time to provide pro bono counseling to veterans through a program called The Soldiers Project. I was […]

How Sheryl Sandberg Is Teaching Us a Valuable Lesson in Grief

My heart sank as I heard of Sheryl Sandberg’s unexpected and unspeakable loss. I just couldn’t believe what I was reading online. My heart went out to her, because I knew the long journey ahead. My own father died when I was nearly 5, and I saw firsthand how difficult solo parenting can be. And […]

Making Room for Grief Within the Church

I’m a Christian, and I sometimes struggle with the Church. Now, don’t get me wrong. I love the Church. I am part of the Church. I also know there are areas where we can grow. See. I love Jesus. And Jesus loves the church. And the Church is full of messy people because they are […]

Death and Friends: Unacknowledged Grief

Mondays are exciting days for me. Some people dread Monday as the start of a new workweek, or even get a “case of the Mondays.” But Mondays are my favorite day of the week, because it is the day that my daughter, Heidi, and I interview amazing people who have written books, started foundations, made […]

Open the Flood Gates: Welcoming Grief Into Our Seasons of Loss

Open the Flood Gates: Welcoming Grief Into Our Seasons of Loss New – Who wouldn’t agree that after the death of a loved one it’s tough – really tough – to see the empty crib, the unmoved slippers by the back door, the coffee mug without fresh lipstick on it, or the computer no longer […]

The Priceless Inner Wisdom Gained From Grief

This last month has had some glorious high moments but I’ve also had my share of lows… In this process, I’ve had to re-learn the art of giving myself time to grieve. Here are some of my insights gleaned from this journey that I hope will be helpful to you whether you’re grieving losing a […]

A CRASH COURSE IN Grief Recovery

A CRASH COURSE IN Grief Recovery Grief Recovery Programs ForBusiness & Industry: Combine Deming’s “team”, (or support group) approach with grief re-covery principles and you have an unbeatable organization. Churches: Christ centered programs for youth leaders, home groups, Bible studies, widows, people suffering with health issues, divorce, relational problems, miscarriage, death of a sibling, parent, […]

Miscarriage, the Grief That We Can’t Talk About

It’s been more than three years, but there are still flashes that remind me of that day — a song or a word or the way the light falls in a room just so. Tonight, it’s words that send me back to a bright white room where a baby, my baby, died. “You give and […]

Health Tip: Is It Grief or Depression?

How to determine the difference healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist […]

When Grief Calls Forth the Healing

“I have no sense of who I am or how to live on my own,” Margaret tearfully admitted, six months after the death of her husband and the subsequent end of her 45-year marriage to a loving, controlling man who ran their social and financial life. Molly, in losing her only child, told me that […]

The Unwanted Gift of Grief

The Unwanted Gift of Grief Learn how to embrace the painful gift of grief and use it for transformation and healing as you journey through the wilderness to a promised life The Unwanted Gift of Grief is a passionate, practical guide through the grieving process for those who have suffered loss and those who suffer […]

21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Coping with Advanced Cancer – Metastatic Cancer, Caregiver Support, Palliative Care and Hospice, Advance Directives, End-of-Life Care, Pain Control, Grief

21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Coping with Advanced Cancer – Metastatic Cancer, Caregiver Support, Palliative Care and Hospice, Advance Directives, End-of-Life Care, Pain Control, Grief This massive guide, with over 600 pages and 23 chapters, has authoritative information and practical advice from the nation’s cancer experts about advanced cancer, with valuable information for patients, families, […]