Window To My Grief

Looking for a DIY grief activity that can help you/your family/students process the loss of a loved one? With just a printer, a pair of scissors, glue, and a pen you can participate in a therapeutic intervention which will support you through grief and loss. Step 1: Click HERE to download the PDF. Step 2:…

The Bandaid Game

Enjoy! Click the image below to download and print your family game! It will be an opportunity to interact while having fun (and getting a therapeutic intervention out of it, too!) I was inspired to put this together when I noticed my 4 year old wouldn’t go outside today. When I explored what she was…

Can We Grieve A Celebrity?

A gentleman said to me yesterday, “I don’t know why hearing about Kobe Bryant’s death is affecting me so much. I never met him!”  I responded matter-of-factly, “Sounds like you’re grieving.”  He got a little uncomfortable and admitted, “I’m embarrassed – can I grieve a public figure I’ve never met?” First, let me answer his…

F Positivity!

May I dare say that ‘positivity’ may be ruining our relationships? Our culture is to provide a “glass is half full” response to grievers. This may be extinguishing the flame of hope hurting people have for surviving and thriving after a loss. Here are 11 scenarios that illustrate common positive responses. 1. Griever is going…