Tag Archives: Grief

No Joking Matter

I just noticed a Facebook friend – someone I know in real life, who is a kind, compassionate, caring person – who was complaining about a number of legitimately painful bodily aches and insults. But this person had to end … Continue reading

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Recent Articles Reposted on Our Facebook Group

The more we can learn about suicide and the factors that lead to attempts and completions, the more likely we will be to save lives – lives such as that of the most important man in the world to me, … Continue reading

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Teens: Dealing with Stress / Anxiety – Beginning October 03, 2018

Someone asked recently if we would be doing workshops on anxiety for teens.  It was a great question, especially given the world we live in today, and how it affects our impressionable youth population. Anxiety can lead to a host … Continue reading

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Our Support Groups

Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group: Tuesday evenings, 6:00-7:30 pm Suicidal Thoughts Support Group: Saturday evenings, 6:00-7:30 pm The coffee pot is always on.  The atmosphere is low key, comfortable and confidential. Whether you share or not, is your choice, … Continue reading

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A Message to Members of Our Grief Support MeetUp Group

The following is the email I sent out to the nearly 50 members of our MeetUp group this morning… it seemed appropriate to repost here. Hello to everyone, I hope you’re doing okay…. some days, “okay” is the best we … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary – I Love You

Today is our 10th wedding anniversary.  I have to celebrate it alone, though. My great big strong brilliant talented wonderful husband killed himself almost two years ago. So instead of laughing and loving and toasting more years to come, I … Continue reading

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The Lifeboat Room – A Safe Haven

Our new support group room, located at Heritage Collectibles, Books & Maps, is almost finished!  There’s still more I want to do with it, but the space is completely usable now…. and it’s looking better all the time.   The atmosphere … Continue reading

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