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7 Ways to Heal Your Wounded Heart

7 Ways to Heal Your Wounded Heart | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Perhaps you wonder if healing is really possible. Whether it’s physical, emotional, or spiritual healing, we’re all desperately searching for relief.
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Hospice becomes personal ministry for RN | News | edmondsun.com

Hospice becomes personal ministry for RN | News | edmondsun.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
EDMOND — Without hospice, most patients die in a hospital. Of all terminally ill hospital patients, only 25 percent die at home who could have been at home.
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Hospice becomes personal ministry for RN | News | edmondsun.com

 

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How Running Has Helped Me Deal With Grief Over My Mom's Alzheimer’s

How Running Has Helped Me Deal With Grief Over My Mom's Alzheimer’s | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Alzheimer’s will take my mom. I will grieve for her forever. But, I will grieve in stride.
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How Running Has Helped Me Deal With Grief Over My Mom's Alzheimer’s

 

 

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Yes, doctors need to talk about dying, but what if patients start the conversation?

Yes, doctors need to talk about dying, but what if patients start the conversation? | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
A recent report called on doctors to initiate conversations about dying earlier on in a patient’s illness trajectory. Mark Taubert describes how patients are key to improving this

I was talking to Neil, an IT worker in his 50s with advanced cancer, about his wishes for when things got worse over the coming year. What would he want medics to try if he was unable to communicate; were there any interventions he’d want to forgo? Neil and I had never met before and already we were talking about the big taboo topic: our dying moments and death.

A recent report by the Royal College of Physicians highlighted how doctors struggle with talking about dying, making them reluctant to broach the subject with patients. It concluded that many …
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Yes, doctors need to talk about dying, but what if patients start the conversation?

 

 

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The Costs of Entering Hospice Care | Family Finance | US News

The Costs of Entering Hospice Care | Family Finance | US News | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Brush up on the benefits and costs associated with hospice care, who is eligible and whether it's the right choice for you or a loved one.
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The Costs of Entering Hospice Care | Family Finance | US News

 

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All Souls’ Day: A reminder that we are all ‘just passing by’ »

All Souls’ Day: A reminder that we are all ‘just passing by’ » | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
As the Roman Catholic Church marks the Solemnity of All Souls’ Day today, a Church leader reminds the faithful that they are merely “tourists on earth” who are “passing by toward their final destination.”
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All Souls’ Day: A reminder that we are all ‘just passing by’ »

 

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How To Prioritize Mental Health At Your Business

How To Prioritize Mental Health At Your Business | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
With World Mental Health Day in October, these 6 business leaders discuss how to review your workplace policies and culture to give mental health the attention it deserves.
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How To Prioritize Mental Health At Your Business

 

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What Parents Need Most from Their Pastors After a Miscarriage

What Parents Need Most from Their Pastors After a Miscarriage | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Pregnancy loss is more than a “difficult season.” It’s a death in the family.
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What Parents Need Most from Their Pastors After a Miscarriage

 

 

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How to cope with loss

How to cope with loss | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
In his 1961 collection, A Grief Observed, the famed poet and author CS Lewis says that,
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How to cope with loss

 

 

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How to Handle Grief When You Have Depression - Women.com

How to Handle Grief When You Have Depression - Women.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
It's hard to experience both grief and depression, but both can feel overwhelming. Here's how to handle grief when you also have depression.
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How to Handle Grief When You Have Depression - Women.com

 

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Living Right: Coping With a Pet's Death

Living Right: Coping With a Pet's Death | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The average human lifespan is 72 years. But most dogs will only live between eight and 11 years. Cats: 10 to 15 years.  With statistics like these, it’s inevitable that pet owners will have to say goodbye to a furry friend at some point. Katie Boomgaard reports on ways to cope with the death of a pet. If yo
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Living Right: Coping With a Pet's Death

 

 

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Not Every Miscarriage Results in Grief, and That’s OK

Not Every Miscarriage Results in Grief, and That’s OK | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
SELF columnist Amy Keller Laird explores why she didn't feel intense grief after her pregnancy lost years ago.
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Not Every Miscarriage Results in Grief, and That’s OK

 

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A generation in crisis: Suicide is the second leading cause of death among teens

A generation in crisis: Suicide is the second leading cause of death among teens | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Depression in young adults is the focus of World Mental Health Day today. Find our where you can get help
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A generation in crisis: Suicide is the second leading cause of death among teens

 

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OPINION: The colors of grief

OPINION: The colors of grief | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Columnist reminisces on the loss of his father.
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OPINION: The colors of grief

 

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My Pet World: Mourning dog's behavior tied to loss of loved one | | tucson.com

My Pet World: Mourning dog's behavior tied to loss of loved one | | tucson.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Dear Cathy,
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My Pet World: Mourning dog's behavior tied to loss of loved one | | tucson.com

 

 

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Grieving past evil, praying for a better future | Local News | laconiadailysun.com

Grieving past evil, praying for a better future | Local News | laconiadailysun.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
LACONIA — With memories of the horrific tragedy in a Pittsburgh synagogue still fresh in people’s minds, the task that people face is to move forward, committed to making a
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Grieving past evil, praying for a better future | Local News | laconiadailysun.com

 

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How to talk to your children about . . . grief | LUXX | The Times

How to talk to your children about . . . grief | LUXX | The Times | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Every autumn monarch butterflies migrate thousands of miles from North America to a secluded forest in Mexico, where they hibernate in great colourful clusters on the boughs and branches of trees. When the butterflies come out of hibernation they lay their eggs, then die. However, the journey is not
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How to talk to your children about . . . grief | LUXX | The Times

 

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How to Deal With Death of Pet & Grief: Brittany Cartwright | Personal Space

How to Deal With Death of Pet & Grief: Brittany Cartwright | Personal Space | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
One thing those SURvers love more than drama is their dogs.
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How to Deal With Death of Pet & Grief: Brittany Cartwright | Personal Space

 

 

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Recognizing student substance abuse | CU Boulder Today | University of Colorado Boulder

Recognizing student substance abuse | CU Boulder Today | University of Colorado Boulder | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
At times, you may notice a student exhibiting behavior that is concerning. Learn examples of concerning behavior around student substance use and tips on how you can help.
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Recognizing student substance abuse | CU Boulder Today | University of Colorado Boulder

 

 

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Grief and Resiliency After the Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

Grief and Resiliency After the Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
A grief specialist suggests 11 ways you can tap in to resilience in the wake of the tragic Pittsburgh synagogue massacre.
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Grief and Resiliency After the Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

 

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How Do You Deal With The Grief After A Sudden Tragedy? « CBS New York

How Do You Deal With The Grief After A Sudden Tragedy? « CBS New York | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The grieving process can be a long one, but psychiatrist M. Katherine Shear says there are several things people need to do to be able to move forward in their lives after a loss like this.
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How Do You Deal With The Grief After A Sudden Tragedy? « CBS New York

 

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Grief at Halloween: It's Spooky Scary

Grief at Halloween: It's Spooky Scary | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
I’m just going to say it, I don’t love Halloween. Please don’t be mad at me and TP my house or …
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Grief at Halloween: It's Spooky Scary

 

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Finding refuge: Suicide prevention strategies | Opinion | pressandguide.com

Finding refuge: Suicide prevention strategies | Opinion | pressandguide.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
When a brick is knocked loose, then another in the mind of a potential suicide victim, his or her world begins to fall apart. Reconstructing the damage becomes painful and
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Finding refuge: Suicide prevention strategies | Opinion | pressandguide.com

 

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I’m pregnant after having a miscarriage — and learning that grief has a ripple effect - The

I’m pregnant after having a miscarriage — and learning that grief has a ripple effect - The | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
To find myself now pregnant with my third child, four years post-loss, has been unlike anything I could’ve conjured.
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I’m pregnant after having a miscarriage — and learning that grief has a ripple effect - The

 

Interesting article on grief and how it can linger after a miscarriage, even if one later becomes pregnant again

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Child psychiatrist: Kids and adults process grief differently | WNYT.com

Child psychiatrist: Kids and adults process grief differently | WNYT.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Dealing with loss in the wake of the Schoharie crash will take many months, if not longer.
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Child psychiatrist: Kids and adults process grief differently | WNYT.com

 

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