We Cannot Grieve Alone

We Cannot Grieve Alone   Stories of Hope: An Interview with Maryanne Pope by Dr. David Susman   Mental Health Matters Stories of Hope is a blog series hosted by clinical psychologist, professor and mental health advocate Dr. David Susman. The series features individuals who share their life experiences with mental health issues. Dr. Susman … Read more We Cannot Grieve Alone

In Sickness & in Health – When the Body Says No

In Sickness & in Health – When The Body Says No   “When we have been prevented from learning how to say no, our bodies may end up saying it for us.” – Gabor Maté If you haven’t read Gabor Maté’s book, When the Body Says No; The Cost of Hidden Stress, I highly recommend … Read more In Sickness & in Health – When the Body Says No

Danger Ahead – When the Dark Thoughts Come

This is the 6th blog in the Life After Loss blog series: Danger Ahead – When the Dark Thoughts Come During Grief   As I mentioned in a previous Life After Loss blog, two weeks after John’s death, I started writing what would become my book, A Widow’s Awakening. Thanks to the argument we’d had … Read more Danger Ahead – When the Dark Thoughts Come