Grief and Loss
Grief and loss can happen to anyone.
Whenever an individual has experienced a person of significance dying (i.e., spouse, parent, mate, friend, or role model) or a relationship ending, the result is grief. A person can also experience grief when someone they care about is in the process of dying as in the case of a terminal illness or disease.
Grief can also take place when something of significance is lost, such as an important item, a job, physical abilities, or other life changes.
When a person experiences grief, it is important to recognize the stages which may follow:
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When an individual has experienced grief and loss, healing can take place. Overcoming grief can be difficult and challenging but with the support of a caring therapist, the healing can be achievable.