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

The Holidays and Grieving…

These are all¬†great blog posts and articles on grief, grieving, and the holidays. No matter if you celebrate Christmas, Chanukah or another holiday at this time of year- the ideas and message are the same. Grieve, remember, come up with new traditions while honoring and remembering the old ones. Very good advice: "Memories can sometimes… Continue reading The Holidays and Grieving…

Aging/Gerontology

The Importance of Memories…

by Victoria Brewster, MSW Every once in a while we read a book that has an impact on us. The book I just finished reading, 'The Gift of Rain' by Tan Twan Eng was such a book. A boy of mixed European and Chinese heritage is trained by a sensei of Japanese heritage. This is… Continue reading The Importance of Memories…