Beyond Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

In 1969, psychiatrist Elisabeth Kübler-Ross published her seminal book On Death and Dying. She brought into popular consciousness the model of the Five Stages of Grief, gleaned from conversations she […]

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Why Study Grief?

Why don’t we understand grief?  Why isn’t it easy to just admit we’re grieving and help each other?  Today we often don’t recognize it for what it is – even […]

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Rethinking the New Year

Your most important resolution might be to remember that you have no guarantee that you’ll have another whole calendar year in you. What’s the first thing we do at the […]

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Gratitude

Gratitude…. for the courage to grieve frightening times for the wisdom to hold to joy at the same time for love that comes in any form for the luxury of […]

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After the Holidays

How do you cope after the holidays? When the din and press of the holidays have died down, sometimes it’s wonderful to just collapse on the couch and have the […]

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