March 2015 Archives

Trusting Grief

March 12, 2015

by Kim Childs, CPPC I cringe to admit this, but I used to wonder, “Why don’t they just get over it?” when I’d see someone grieving for longer than I thought was warranted. While my compassion was generous, it had an expiration date. That was before an incredible four-year period of loss that included my marriage, three dear uncles, a close family friend, a beloved pet, and my father. During this time of multiple losses, grief moved in and unpacked…