As you navigate your grief journey, Griefwords from the Center for Loss and Life Transition can be a great bereavement resource. Written by Dr. Alan Wolfelt, an author, educator, and grief counselor, these articles can help you find healthy ways to cope and adjust after the loss of someone you love.


Grief: General

These thoughtful articles provide guidance and direction for anyone touched by grief.


Helping Yourself with Grief

Someone you love has died. You are now faced with the difficult, but important, need to mourn. Mourning is the open expression of your thoughts and feelings regarding the death and the person who died. It is an essential part of healing. The following articles provide many practical suggestions to help you move toward healing in your unique grief journey.


Helping Others with Grief

For and About Grieving Children and Teenagers

Funerals, Memorials, Cremation and Related Topics


The days following the death of a loved one can be filled with sadness and confusion. The following articles can help you understand the importance of the rituals surrounding death.


For Hospices and Other Caregivers




Griefwords is an outreach program and is sponsored by the Center for Loss and Life Transition.


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