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Grief Support Articles

At Need: When no prearrangment for funeral has been made

Cremation or Burial? Families Don't Always Agree

Emotional Aspects of Cremation

Helping Yourself Heal

How Can I Help? What to Ask for When You're Grieving

Making Prearrangements - Why Does It Feel Strange?

The Early Stages of Grief: The First Seven Days

The Ripple Effect

Ask the Experts

Explaining Death to a Young Child

How Can I Comfort My Best Friend?

How Can I Deal with Loss?

I Felt an Indescribable Pain

I Still Can't Get Myself Going

I'm Less Patient! What's Wrong with Me?

Is My Dad in a Safe Place?

My Boyfriend's Father Died of Brain Cancer!

Returning to Work

Returning to Work: Part II

Featured Story

One day, when I was only four years old, my mother took me from Denver, Colorado where I was born and lived, to Upstate New York without my father's knowledge. Then, within months of the move to New York, my mother proceeded to give me up for adoption. Subsequently, my father was contacted to relinquish his rights to me. He refused to do so and immediately obtained an attorney to get me back.

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