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Grief Note: Pet Bereavement

Grief Note: Pet Bereavement

CLB Grief Notes   A Grief Note On… Pet Bereavement   Psychologists have long known that the level of suffering that pet owners endure after their pet dies can be as devastating as the death of a person. Similar to humans, each relationship with a pet is...
Grief Notes: Art Therapy

Grief Notes: Art Therapy

CLB Grief Notes   A Grief Note On… Art Therapy   What Is Art Therapy? Through the use of art-making, discussion, reflections, and relationship building, art therapists support individuals in a variety of life struggles, helping draw out – sometimes both...
Grief Note: Adolescent Suicide

Grief Note: Adolescent Suicide

CLB Grief Notes   A Grief Note On… Adolescent Suicide   In recent years our country has been increasingly affected by this tragic epidemic, and not surprisingly, our Center has been supporting a great deal of these bereaved families. The numbers are...
Grief Note: The Power of Storytelling

Grief Note: The Power of Storytelling

CLB Grief Notes   A Grief Note On… The Power of Storytelling   Language and storytelling are intrinsically human and essential to the mourning process. Storytelling serves to organize our disparate thoughts and feelings into a structured, coherent,...
Talking to Children About A Death from Suicide

Talking to Children About A Death from Suicide

CLB Tip Sheets   Talking to Children About a Death from Suicide: A Toolkit for Parents and Caregivers A death due to suicide can be especially hard to for a child to understand. The following suggestions can be useful to parents and caregivers in preparing to...