Thursday, December 20, 2012

Dealing with grief during this holiday season

HOLIDAY SORROWS AND PRECIOUS GIFTS
The holidays can be a difficult time for people grieving the loss of someone they care about, whether the loss is anticipated, recent or one that is felt years later. Virtual Hospice has gathered a selection of resources to support those who feel the absence of a loved one this holiday season.

In Holiday Sorrows and Precious Gifts, leading grief expert Thomas Attig reflects on grief during the holidays and the gifts that lost loved ones leave in our hearts. See also:



GRIEF IN TIMES OF CELEBRATION: THE EMPTY SPOT
This article by Virtual Hospice’s spiritual care advisor Glen Horst gives suggestions for getting through the holidays when a loved one’s absence is often most deeply felt.

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