Grief and Loss defined

Grief and Loss defined

Reading Time: 7 minutesWe generally think of grief as a reaction to a death. But there is another grief that comes from loss while someone is still living. This grief is often experienced when caring for someone with a chronic illness. Chronic illness, and...
Caregiving and the Ambiguity of Memory Loss

Caregiving and the Ambiguity of Memory Loss

Reading Time: 6 minutesCaring for a loved one can cause stress in many ways. To manage stress, which we know can be dangerous to the health of a caregiver, it is first necessary to know what the problem is. Surprisingly, many caregivers of people with memory disorders...
Anticipatory Grief: Grieving before a death

Anticipatory Grief: Grieving before a death

Reading Time: 4 minutes Spanish Chinese (Simplified) Vietnamese English |  Print This Post What does it mean if you feel the symptoms of grief—such as denial, depression, anger, panic and physical ailments—but no one has died? Could you still be grieving? What is...