It’s not you, it’s them – how society gets in the way of grief

There are no stages of grief. Society would have you believe there are five – like gates – that you have to pass through before you ‘finish’ grieving: denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. In fact, Elizabeth Kubler-Ross who is often attributed with saying there were, never actually said that. She wrote a book aboutContinue reading “It’s not you, it’s them – how society gets in the way of grief”

Grief Awareness Training

Many people worry about what to say (and what not to say) to someone who has been bereaved. Whether personally or professionally, at home or in the workplace, if you want to build your confidence around talking to the bereaved, this training may be for you. Courses can be tailored to suit your organisation andContinue reading “Grief Awareness Training”