Sorrow in Times of Celebration – Coping with Grief During the Holidays

shutterstock-holidays-griefFor most people, the holidays are a time of counting blessings and spending time with family and friends. But for many others, this time of year serves as a reminder of what they’ve lost.

How do you cope with grief during the holidays? Diane Brooks, MACE, manages the Safe Harbor Grief program at CarePartners Hospice & Palliative Care McDowell. She offers some advice:


Diane Brooks, MACE, manages the Safe Harbor Grief program at CarePartners Hospice & Palliative Care McDowell.

CarePartners Hospice & Palliative Care McDowell offers grief groups that provide grieving persons the chance to share their stories and memories and ways to learn to cope in healthy ways. They are offered to persons from kindergarten age through senior adulthood. The office is located at 575 Airport Road in Marion.
For more information, call (828) 652-1318 or (828) 659-7068 or visit carepartners.org [1].