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August 21, 2019

Anticipatory Grief

Many people typically think of grief as occurring after the loss, but grief often begins before an actual death. This is known as anticipatory grief, which […]
July 17, 2019

Grief is…Awkward

“Grief makes you awkward to be around sometimes!” proclaimed my dear cousin who recently faced the tragedy of losing her son in a traffic accident.  Boy, […]
June 19, 2019

How Long Does This Take?

The most common question I’m asked in grief counseling is, “how long will this last?” It’s a relevant question, and unfortunately one for which there is […]
May 22, 2019

We Honor Veterans – Remember & Honor

Hospice of the North Coast is committed to compassionate care for Veterans. Our Hospice and Palliative Care teams are specially trained on the unique needs of […]
May 14, 2019

Listening to Your Grief

When I ask, what is your grief telling you? What do you hear? Hopefully it’s not a busy signal. Yes, your grief is talking to you. […]
May 6, 2019

National Nurse Week May 2019

Happy Nurses Week! Thank you for your hard work and dedication not only this week, but every week of the year.
April 9, 2019

Why Get Help for Grief?

One of my duties as a bereavement coordinator is to train budding MFT’s to become psychotherapists. Believe it or not, there is very little training in […]
April 1, 2019

April is National Volunteer Month

We will be featuring our hard working volunteer team, dedicated to providing comfort and support to our hospice patients and their families.   Follow us on […]
December 12, 2018

How to cope with the loss of a loved one during the holiday season, according to experts

The holidays can be a difficult time for those who are grieving. Whether the person who died was old, young, or not yet born, whether their […]