Commonly asked questions about grief

How long will this go on? The journey through grief is a highly individual experience. Rather than focus on a timeline it is perhaps more helpful to focus on its intensity and duration. Initially grief is overwhelming and people can feel out of control. With time...

Five Regrets of the Dying

By Bronnie Ware For many years I worked  in palliative care.  My  patients  were  those  who  had  gone  home  to  die.  Some incredibly  special  times were  shared.  I  was  with  them  for  the  last  three  to  twelve  weeks  of  their  lives. People grow a lot...

After the Storm

by Janis Amatuzio, M.D. I can see clearly now, the rain is gone I can see all obstacles in my way Gone are the dark clouds that had me blind Gonna be a bright, bright sunshiny day…. — JOHNNY NASH The night after my beloved grandmother died, twenty-eight...