There is nothing wrong with your breakdown

2015-10-19 09:18

It's okay to feel broken when life gets tough. Saffiya Ismail explains how this feeling is actually a gift that will help get you through the hard times.

I lost my lover, friend and better half

2015-06-08 10:17

This courageous reader shares how losing her husband has affected her, and how she copes.

Sharing grief: Sheryl Sandberg’s beautiful tribute to her late husband

2015-06-04 10:56

Loss is always deeply personal. But sometimes comfort can be found in sharing sorrow.

How to help a grieving person this festive season

2014-12-01 14:11

Holiday joy can be lost on someone grieving the death of a loved one. 'Let them know you care,' says an expert.

Coping with grief during the holiday season

2013-12-09 09:14

The holidays can be a time of sadness and grief for those who have lost a loved one, but there are things people can do to ease those feelings, an expert advises.

Culture, grief and mourning

2009-05-05 00:00

Grief felt for the loss of a loved one, the loss of a treasured possession, or a loss associated with an important life change, occurs across all ages and cultures.

How do you deal with grief?

2009-05-05 00:00

There is no right way of coping with death. The way a person grieves depends on the personality of that person and the relationship with the person who has died.


Is there a better way to tell someone that their loved one is gone?

2015-08-13 14:19

We are never ready to hear that a loved one has passed on, no matter how the news is delivered.

So, why don't we talk about grief?

2015-06-04 15:04

Sheryl Sandberg recently lost her husband and wrote about her loss. Carmen Williams talks about hers.

You can’t make me feel better

2015-02-10 11:23

No matter how much you try, you can't make someone feel better after the loss of a loved one. Janine Dunlop explains why.

I will never get over my father’s death

2014-03-19 15:36

Does the pain of the death of a loved one ever really go away? It's been two years, but it's still a daily struggle.

The phases of grief

2013-12-06 07:33

People cope with the loss of a loved one in different ways. Most people who experience grief will cope well. Others will have severe grief and may need treatment.

The phases of grief

2009-05-05 00:00

The process of bereavement may be described as having four phases.


2008-02-08 00:00

Bereavement – the period of grief and mourning after, for instance, the death of a loved one – is part of a normal and probably inevitable process of dealing with loss.

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