grief Archives - Hospice of the North Coast
December 1, 2019

Anticipatory Grief During the Holidays

The Holidays, often touted as “the most wonderful time of the year,” can be an emotional roller coaster for caregivers and their families. The inner struggle […]
October 22, 2019

The Stages of Grief

As we know grief is a very strange and difficult experience. It is not something to be taken lightly, Grief must be respected and given its […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
November 4, 2018

Getting Help for Your Grief

Losing someone close to you may leave you feeling sad, lost, alone, or even angry. You may miss the person who has died—you want him or […]
May 19, 2016

Death Changes Everything. Time Changes Nothing.

  “Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. “ —- Benjamin Franklin Time is our […]
November 19, 2015

What You Need to Do Immediately After the Death of a Loved One

When you’ve lost a loved one you can be so overwhelmed with grief that the task of making funeral arrangements, notifying family and friends, and going […]