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Interventions For Mourners–and Why Sometimes Research Can Be A Real Downer

August 11, 2014 by

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“Do not put your faith in what statistics say until you have carefully considered what they do not say.” ~William W. Watt I’m going to really go out on a limb here. Forthcoming: one of those big assumptions about humankind in general. Consider yourself  warned. Here it is: I don’t believe (you still with me?) […]

‘But a Transition From This Life:’ Bereavement and Belief in the Afterlife

April 4, 2012 by

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“Death is but a transition from this life to another existence where there is no more pain and anguish. All the bitterness and disagreements will vanish, and the only thing that lives forever is love.” ~Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Grief from the loss of a loved one is often overwhelming and crushing. Religions often try to ease that […]