The holidays can be a very difficult time for families who have have suffered the loss of a loved one.
Losing a family member is never easy. When the holidays and anniversary times come around, it can make it even harder.
When family gathers, emotions often rise.READ MORE
The popularized theory of a fluid step-by-step process to grief and loss has many under the false idea that when you are "done" with one stage, you move on to the next, until you are one day – done.
I wish that this was true.READ MORE
One client described the grief experience after the death of a child like bungee jumping.
He said there was this surreal free-fall where everything was in slow motion and yet whooshing by. If he opened his eyes all he could see was the open abyss below rushing toward him - or him to it.READ MORE
That was how the session started.
As an emotional client dealing with the loss of her father ~ and the hopes and dreams that went with him, just sat across the room from me and just cried.
Maybe you’ve had similar thoughts also.READ MORE