Welcome to the Griefwords Online Library

Brought to you by the Center for Loss and Life Transition - Alan Wolfelt, Ph.D., Director

 

Helping Others with Grief

A friend has experienced the death of someone loved. How can you help? The following articles provide many practical suggestions for helping others with grief:

 

Helping Yourself with Grief

Someone you love has died. You are now faced with the difficult, but important, need to mourn. Mourning is the open expression of your thoughts and feelings regarding the death and the person who died.  It is an essential part of healing. The following articles provide many practical suggestions to help you move toward healing in your unique grief journey.

 

For and About Grieving Children and Teenagers

Children and teenagers have special needs following the death of a friend or family member.  The following articles provide wonderful insight in helping children and teens understand and express their grief.

 

Margaret Dobbin
Robert McElroy
Betty Murfin
Owen Pauly
James Mattson
Peter Brier
Barbara Melzer
Kenneth Auchterlonie
Sonya Ropfogel
Karen "Kerrie" Mies
Rev. Dean Brown
William "Bill" Looper
Dorothy Coulson
Elizabeth Howell
Velma Kroll
Dorothy Schmidt
Ruth Patton
Denese Westphal
Wayne Oburn, Jr.
Bessie Letourneau
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