When we experience any type of loss, whether a death, diagnosis, or broken relationship, there is a loss of something important that is created by the change in routine or lifestyle. If you've had an injury, whether athlete, weekend warrior, or parent chasing after little ones, there is often a … [Read more...] about we must grieve
This common saying may be true for scraped knees and paper cuts, but not for broken hearts. Yes, it does take time to recover from emotional pain, but time alone is not enough. The following article is a great example of why time just isn't enough. The FLAW in T.H.A.W. Most dangerous of the … [Read more...] about does time really heal all wounds?
Many years ago Elizabeth Kubler-Ross wrote a book entitled On Death and Dying. The book identified five stages that a dying person goes through when they are told that they have a terminal illness. Those stages are: denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. For many years, in the … [Read more...] about stages of grief?
Are the Holidays a Difficult Time for You? Many people have lost loved ones, relationships, or health throughout the year. Often the first holiday season that comes along without the loved one, or without the ability to do the things you usually enjoy, creates a deeper sense of loss than other … [Read more...] about ’tis the season to be lonely
Not every event that can cause a feeling of loss is negative. Of course, the death of a loved one or end of a relationship are among the top life challenges that cause a loss and the subsequent feelings of grief. But think about this, a new marriage can bring with it the loss of independence, and … [Read more...] about “43 Losses”