Programs from January 2017

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Grief Through the Eyes of a Grandparent

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Ruth Amaro shares her journey as a grandparent whose 16 month old daughter died of an undiagnosed rare heart defect. She talks about her own personal grief, and also the pain of watching her son and the mother of her granddaughter deal with the loss of their toddler. Join us to hear Ruth’s compelling story.

Young Adult Grief Support

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Don Lewis, Bereavement Coordinator for UC Davis Hospice, and Hannah Hunter, Grief Therapist with UC Davis Children’s Hospital, discuss the effect of grief on young adults.  Together they have been facilitating an eight week support group for young adults aged 17-24.  Through simple art projects they are able to help them express their feelings and […]

Finding Joy In Sorrow

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After her 18 month old baby died of a brain tumor, and she found little to no bereavement support, Darcie Sims dedicated her life to helping others deal with grief. She became a pioneer in teaching people how to work through their grief and find joy again.  In 2014 Darcy joined her son “Big A” in […]