Category Archives: Warrior Project

Support Groups Resuming!

Life was been wicked busy lately, even as I’ve struggled to find purpose in it all. But I’ve had a few surprising breakthroughs and “aha!” experiences, and John has continued to be with me every step of the way – … Continue reading

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Sexual Predation Has a Life-Long Impact on Its Victims

There’s an article in today’s Portland (ME) Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram titled Scars of abuse linger for former Boy Scouts now well into middle age. Unless you have a subscription to the PPH/MST, you may not be able to access … Continue reading

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On the Fourth Anniversary

Four years ago today my husband took his own life.  I still can’t believe the depth of pain and hopelessness he was living with to do such a final, fatal act. But I understand it.   I miss you terribly, John. … Continue reading

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Wall of Art – Supporting The Grief Warrior Project

Since my husband died, the vintage & antiques business we had started has funneled all profits (after expenses) into The Grief Warrior Project, to help me help others facing the same devastation I did after John’s death. Although I eventually … Continue reading

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Coping with Suicide – Individual & Group Sessions

The Grief Warrior Project is now offering individual support sessions on Wednesday mornings and Thursday late afternoons with a mental health professional who has lived the experience of the devastating loss of her husband to suicide. Individual sessions are available … Continue reading

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Whoa… Loads Going on Here!

There’s been a great deal of work going on in the background here at The Grief Warrior Project… I’ll try to get caught up with everyone soon! In the meantime, Heritage Health Services (the “parent” company of The Grief Warrior … Continue reading

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Profits from Two Businesses to Help Fund The Warrior Project

  John and I owned both a small antiques shop and a used bookstore in Lewiston, Maine. After John died, I didn’t know what I wanted to do with the two shops – they take up a huge amount of … Continue reading

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We Now Have a Twitter Account

  We now have a Twitter account! You can follow us at @WarriorProjME. We’ll gladly follow you back.   ************************************ In memory of my beloved husband John Kelly Snyder… 20 Sept 1956 – 21 Oct 2016. The Warrior Project will … Continue reading

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Warrior Project – Suicide Survivors Grief Group, 01/03/2017

Suicide Survivors Grief Group – We welcome those who have recently lost someone to suicide, or those who are still feeling the impact even years later. It is a place to share your grief and learn how to live again … Continue reading

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Can You Help with Ideas?

I’m slowly pulling together all the pieces to bring The Warrior Project into reality. My biggest focus right now is in talking to those whose jobs far too often bring them face-to-face with suicide: our local police, first responders, emergency … Continue reading

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