End-of-Life, Grief/Grieving/Bereavement, Social Work/Helping Profession/Mental Health

Grief, Anxiety, and Panic Attacks | Gary Roe — Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Life Transitions Resource Library

I cannot imagine one of my kids dying. The pain, the loss, the anger, the realization that they are no longer here. I can imagine the grief and grieving though. I have been exposed to death for many years and have had many extended family members die, along with clients. I am a social worker/case… Continue reading Grief, Anxiety, and Panic Attacks | Gary Roe — Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Life Transitions Resource Library

Grief/Grieving/Bereavement, Social Work/Helping Profession/Mental Health

Grief In The Classroom: ‘Saying Nothing Says A Lot’ : NPR Ed : NPR — Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Life Transitions Resource Library

This is a great article and resource for anyone who works with children. I remember 3.5 years ago coming home from being out of town and finding out one of my daughter's classmates was killed in a tragic accident. The child was 6 years old. My daughter and this child were friends. The school had… Continue reading Grief In The Classroom: ‘Saying Nothing Says A Lot’ : NPR Ed : NPR — Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Life Transitions Resource Library

Education, Humanity, Social Work/Helping Profession/Mental Health

Want to boost your creativity and be a better collaborator? Think about why the sky is blue — ideas.ted.com

We all should get in touch with our inner child! Go play with your kids and grandchildren. Run through the sprinkler, laugh, see life as fun instead of chore and work oriented.....Great advice!   Stretch your mind and strengthen your relationships with this simple exercise borrowed from schoolkids. Education innovator Sugata Mitra shows how. It’s… Continue reading Want to boost your creativity and be a better collaborator? Think about why the sky is blue — ideas.ted.com

Grief/Grieving/Bereavement

When Your Child Dies by Suicide

Take a look at this blog post-very moving and it should be shared with others..... http://thegrieftoolbox.com/article/whenyourchilddiessuicide My heart goes out to Leah Parsons....to lose a child to suicide-I cannot imagine. As parents we give of ourselves fully to our children and hope with our love and guidance they choose a good path in life. We… Continue reading When Your Child Dies by Suicide