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Grieving The Loss of Your Pet

Grieving The Loss of Your Pet | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The Pet Loss Workshop is on October 16 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
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Better outcomes in depression therapy with new innovations in treatment planning: Therapists should routinely monitor depression symptoms during psychotherapy and intervene early for insufficient r...

Better outcomes in depression therapy with new innovations in treatment planning: Therapists should routinely monitor depression symptoms during psychotherapy and intervene early for insufficient r... | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Adolescents with depression who were treated with interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT-A) had significantly better outcomes when their therapists regularly assessed depression symptoms and augmented treatment for insufficient responders after four weeks of therapy rather than waiting until Week 8.
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It’s Time to Talk About Ecological Grief

It’s Time to Talk About Ecological Grief | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
As climate change marches forward, it will exact a mounting, tangible toll on our collective mental health and productivity.
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It’s Time to Talk About Ecological Grief

 

Good article on the issue of loss and grief in regards to the environment

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'You wonder what would they be doing now' - the heartbreaking reality of losing a child - Liverpool Echo

'You wonder what would they be doing now' - the heartbreaking reality of losing a child - Liverpool Echo | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Bereaved parents have spoken out in the hope of helping those still coping with a devastating loss
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'You wonder what would they be doing now' - the heartbreaking reality of losing a child - Liverpool Echo

 

The ultimate loss, the loss of a child

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Understanding the signs of grief

Understanding the signs of grief | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
After a car crash killed three students, the town is mourning. Staff at the Hamilton Center share insight on how to deal with grief.
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Helping kids cope with loss of their parents | newscentermaine.com

Helping kids cope with loss of their parents | newscentermaine.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
According to State Police, an eight-year-old and a two-month-old are in DHHS custody after their parents were found dead in a South Paris apartment.
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Helping kids cope with loss of their parents | newscentermaine.com

 

Good article on helping kids cope the loss of parents

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Schools fall short when it comes to helping grieving students | News | phillytrib.com

Schools fall short when it comes to helping grieving students | News | phillytrib.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
An adolescent experiences the death of his mother after a lengthy illness.
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Schools fall short when it comes to helping grieving students | News | phillytrib.com

 

Great article on schools and their need to address student grief

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Psychologist Says We Need To Be More Understanding When People Lose A Pet - LADbible

Psychologist Says We Need To Be More Understanding When People Lose A Pet - LADbible | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
He says losing a pet has a devastating emotional impact and people should be more aware of that
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Psychologist Says We Need To Be More Understanding When People Lose A Pet - LADbible

 

Good article on the importance of recognizing an individual's loss of a pet

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How games can help to explore the many colours of grief •

How games can help to explore the many colours of grief • | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Emotions are complicated. This isn't something you need to be told by a psychologist, it's something that as a human being you intrinsically understand to b…
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How games can help to explore the many colours of grief

 

Good article with insights on expressing grief through games

 

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Grief Can Actually Kill You, And Scientists Have Figured Out Why

Grief Can Actually Kill You, And Scientists Have Figured Out Why | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it

It's called the widowhood effect: the increased chance of death, particularly in older couples, when a person loses their spouse.
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Grief Can Actually Kill You, And Scientists Have Figured Out Why

 

Good article on grief and how grief and heartache can kill overtime if not properly coped with

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Guilt and Grief During the Holiday Season

Guilt and Grief During the Holiday Season | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
I’ve been feeling a little distracted this holiday season.  Maybe a little stressed.  Maybe a little numb.  I’m not feeling …
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Guilt and Grief During the Holiday Season

 

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Why help is needed when facing death - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Why help is needed when facing death - The San Diego Union-Tribune | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Catholic bishops in California opposed the law allowing physician-assisted suicide and developed an initiative to educate and mobilize Catholic parishes and health-care institutions to ensure that people feel loved, cared for and wanted throughout their illness.
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Why help is needed when facing death - The San Diego Union-Tribune

 

Good article on why its important for help when facing death

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What does Judaism say about death?

What does Judaism say about death? | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The Jewish tradition of being at the bedside of the dying is of immense value, not only for the dying but also for those about to be bereaved — and for all of us, who must learn to face death. Questions: Come! Bay Ridge Jewish Center Fourth Avenue & 81 Street Brooklyn, NY 11209 See map: Google Maps
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Good religious discussion on Judaism and death

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Regular trips out guard against depression in old age: New study finds clear link between cultural engagement and lower risk

Regular trips out guard against depression in old age: New study finds clear link between cultural engagement and lower risk | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Regular visits to the cinema, theatre or to museums could dramatically reduce the chances of becoming depressed in older age a new study has found. Researchers found a clear link between the frequency of 'cultural engagement' and the chances of someone over 50 developing depression. It is the first such study to show that cultural activities not only help people manage and recover from depression but actually help to prevent it.
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Regular trips out guard against depression in old age: New study finds clear link between cultural engagement and lower risk

 

The more active you are and the more you visit special attractions, even in your area, including movies, or museum, or zoo, etc can help lower depression

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On grief, and not theologizing about it

On grief, and not theologizing about it | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
My son’s death did not evoke in me an interest in the problem of suffering.
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On grief, and not theologizing about it

 

Sometimes we just need to feel and not overthink

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Opinion | Tell Me One More Time What to Do About Grief - The New York Times

Opinion | Tell Me One More Time What to Do About Grief - The New York Times | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Accept the lasagna. Do not start reading that Joan Didion book.
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Opinion | Tell Me One More Time What to Do About Grief - The New York Times

 

A look about facing grief and all that comes with it

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What is Kübler-Ross model in psychology

What is Kübler-Ross model in psychology | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
This refers to the five emotional stages that a person usually goes through during a period of grief. They are denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. However, not all people who experi
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After The Holidays: 5 Stages Of Grief | Caregivers, Family & Friends

After The Holidays: 5 Stages Of Grief | Caregivers, Family & Friends | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
How did your holiday go this year? Are you feeling rejuvenated or exhausted?  If you are feeling exhausted you are not alone. Many of my clients have reported feeling this same way. And I can join the group as well. The holidays can be
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After The Holidays: 5 Stages Of Grief | Caregivers, Family & Friends

 

Good article on grief and depression after the holidays as the cold month of January and winter encompass our souls

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Stillbirth: 'I broke down in tears, I was hysterical'

Stillbirth: 'I broke down in tears, I was hysterical' | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Jason Langston talks about his experience of loss and how baby Calvin is in his thoughts every day.
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Stillbirth: 'I broke down in tears, I was hysterical'

 

Sad article related to the intense grief of still birth

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Horne: If Grief could talk | Opinion | news-journal.com

Horne: If Grief could talk | Opinion | news-journal.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
It’s hard for me to believe, but my husband Byron has been gone for seven months now. Getting through the holidays was a struggle at times. People begin warning you
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Horne: If Grief could talk | Opinion | news-journal.com

 

A closer look at the brutal nature of grief

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Faydra Koenig: Anger an important part of grief, loss –

Faydra Koenig: Anger an important part of grief, loss – | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
As we move through the five stages of the grief and loss cycle, anger can feel like one of the worst. Being angry or being near someone who is angry can feel stressful and scary. Anger has a wide r…
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Faydra Koenig: Anger an important part of grief, loss –

 

Good article that recognizes the importance of anger in grieving

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'We want to talk': Why the silence around stillbirth has to end

'We want to talk': Why the silence around stillbirth has to end | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The rate of stillbirth in Australia has not changed over the past two decades, despite modern advances in medical practice and health care. 
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'We want to talk': Why the silence around stillbirth has to end

 

The grief that surrounds stillbirth is only made worst when it is not spoken about

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Depression, anxiety may take same toll on health as smoking and obesity: Incidence of arthritis, heart disease, stroke -- but not cancer -- strongly swayed by psychological status

Depression, anxiety may take same toll on health as smoking and obesity: Incidence of arthritis, heart disease, stroke -- but not cancer -- strongly swayed by psychological status | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
An annual physical typically involves a weight check and questions about unhealthy habits like smoking, but a new study suggests health care providers may be overlooking a critical question: Are you depressed or anxious?
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Depression, anxiety may take same toll on health as smoking and obesity: Incidence of arthritis, heart disease, stroke -- but not cancer -- strongly swayed by psychological status

 

 

 

Good article on depression and anxiety

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Grief includes many stages to work through | People | codyenterprise.com

Grief includes many stages to work through | People | codyenterprise.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Another end to another year and many of us have lost loved ones and friends this past year and are learning to live in a world without them.
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Grief includes many stages to work through | People | codyenterprise.com

 

 

Good article on dealing with the many stages of grief

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They Heal by Grieving Together –

They Heal by Grieving Together – | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Sherrie Coronas says life was unbearable after the death of her 23-year-old son, Ian, from a rare cancer in 2016. “I didn’t think I could go on. It seemed impossible that there could be a future wi…
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Good article on the importance of healing through the aid of others over loss

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How to help kids cope with loss of a loved one during the holidays

How to help kids cope with loss of a loved one during the holidays | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The combination of holiday expectations and grief can be overwhelming at any age, but it can be particularly confusing and emotional for a child.
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How to help kids cope with loss of a loved one during the holidays

 

Losing a loved one during the holidays is exceptionally difficult.  Children need special help to overcome this through adults and sometimes counselors

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