Bereavement Counseling California

Bereavement Counseling California

At some point in our lives, we all experience loss. Sadness and depression are natural reactions to losing someone or something dear to us, and with bereavement counseling, California residents can get immediate help for adapting to loss and recovering from the...
Supporting a Terminally Ill Loved One

Supporting a Terminally Ill Loved One

This article originally appears on the Mayo Clinic website.  When terminal illness affects a loved one, it isn’t always easy to know how to react. Find out how to offer support and deal with grief. Knowing how to comfort a loved one with a terminal illness can...
Grief Recovery After the Death of an Abuser

Grief Recovery After the Death of an Abuser

 This is an excerpt of an article about grief recovery that first appeared in Allure. To see the original, please visit: The Complex Process of Grieving Your Abuser Rummaging through a box recently, looking for some old photos, I came across a few letters from a man I...
Music and Art in Grief Recovery

Music and Art in Grief Recovery

At the deepest level, the creative process and the healing process arise from a single source. When you are an artist, you are a healer; A wordless trust of the same mystery is the foundation of your work and its integrity. ~ Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen Using music to...
Goodbye Dad – A Daughters Grief

Goodbye Dad – A Daughters Grief

I remember when I received the call that my father had passed away, I felt physical pain like my heart was breaking. A crushing feeling in my chest. Six weeks earlier we found out that he had pancreatic cancer. The doctor said that we had 3 – 6 months to live. My Dad...