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Being Stoic for the Spouse’s Sake Comes at a High Cost

Research on coping with bereavement has focused primarily on the individual, despite the fact that family and married relationships are all profoundly disrupted by the loss. But in the wealth of studies about parental grief, little attention has been paid to precisely how couples relate to each other as they struggle to come to terms with the death of a child. ... More>

Counseling center cares for people with ‘complicated grief’

Mourning and Memory: A Paradoxical Grief

Mourning and Memory: A Paradoxical Grief

I once witnessed, up close and painfully, the grief of a man who had lost his wife of 50 years. A period of emotional disruption is normal in such circumstances, […]... More>