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Holidays

THANKSGIVING

If Only Thankfulness Was as Easy as Pie – Melanie Delorme

Thanksgiving Perspectives from Families That Have Lost a Child – Jean Johnson

Remembering & Honoring Your Loved Ones This Thanksgiving – Chelsea Hanson

Tears For Thanksgiving – Anne Castaldo

CHRISTMAS

Holiday Grief and the Lessons From Tangled Christmas Lights – Jan Borgman, MSW, LISW-S, FT

Repurpose Belongings into Gifts –  Chelsea Hansen

The Wish List  – Here’s a list of thoughtful gifts you can give to a bereaved parent at Christmas time

NEW YEAR’S

New Years Resolutions for the Bereaved

VALENTINE’S DAY

4 Steps for Surviving Valentine’s Day

MOTHER’S DAY

Being the Mother of a Child Who Died On Mother’s Day – Claire McCarthy, M.D.

FATHER’S DAY

Father’s Day – A Tough Day for Those Who Have Lost a Child – Sandy Fox

Grief and Your Health

How Grief Can Make You Sick by Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Grief Causes High Blood Pressure

Articles by Bob Baugher

Proxy Grief

Getting Grief Out

Fifteen Things Not to Say to a Bereaved Man

Suicide

The Face of Suicide – Heidi Crosbie

Children and Grief

Five Ways to Help Your Child Grieve

Understanding Children’s Grief

Helping Children Grieve During the Holidays – Pamela Gabbay

General Grief

Grief or Greed – When Families Fight Over Personal Possessions

Grief Brain – Hope in the Storm, A Mother’s Journey Through the Storm of Grief on a quest for Understanding, Healing and Hope

“How to Become a Dream Catcher After Loss” – Nan Zastrow

Sigh” – Greg Adams

My Bucket List – How I Re-Entered Life After Grief

Five Ways to Manage Bursts of Grief – Chelsea Hansen

Grief is a Physical Force

Time to Spring Clean Your Grief – Megan Meade-Higgins

I Am Grief

Strength for Your Journey – The Value of a Smile

Keys to Recovery – Emotional Investments

All I Want for Christmas – Nan Zastrow

Transitioning Through Grief

There are Seasons of Grief

Pop-Up-Memories – Nan Zastrow

Parents and Grief

The Effects of the Death of a Child on a Marriage – Jean Galica, M.A., LMFT

In My Pocket by Kelly Farley, Grieving Dads

When A Baby Dies – Lois Louks Sugarman

Connecting on a Deeper Level – Corinne Summers

Flutterings – September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month – Michelle Harris

Surviving the Death of a Child:  Is the Light at the End of the Tunnel a Myth or Reality – Ken Druck

Life Goes On

Reflecting on a Mother’s Courage, Strength and Hope

A Pair of Shoes

Choosing Hope

Making Summer Fun Again

We are still Mothers (Encouragement for Mother’s Day)

Articles of encouragement for moms during the week leading up to Mother’s Day

Two Articles About Healing After the Death of a Child from Alive Alone

Encouragement for the Holidays:  Twelve Days of Christmas for Bereaved Parents and the Twelve Days After

What I Wish More People Understood About Losing a Child

Wings of Hope Newsletters for Bereaved Parents (Past Issues)

Sibling Loss

Loss Changes Everything – Sarah Kravits 

Tribute Articles

The Circle of Friends by Chris Harder