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Bereaved? 10 ways to help you through Autumn

Changing of any season can bring  with it new anniversaries of significant moments. Cold crisp air, damp autumn leaves and wisps of smoke from bonfires can trigger senses and memories, whist darker mornings and evenings can, for some, feel isolating as curtains are shut earlier, and the streets quieter for longer. It can seem as […]

Read: Interview with Robert Neimeyer by Tania

Read: Interview with Robert Neimeyer by Tania

Robert Neimeyer is one of the most well known and respected bereavement theorists in the 21st century.   Alex Says : I first met Robert Neimeyer (Bob) a few years ago at a conference. He spoke so clearly and descriptively about his experiences of working. He coloured his words and engaged everyone, as he told stories […]

Listen : A Cup of Tea With Auntie

Listen : A Cup of Tea With Auntie

Join Alex and Tania for this months postbag  When A Parent Dies   

Read :An interview with J. Merrill-Forrest- author of ...

Read :An interview with J. Merrill-Forrest- author of ‘Flight of the kingfisher’

  Further to our book review, we are happy to have interviewed Jane on the background of her book, and her own personal story behind the inspiration and charectors in ‘Flight of the Kingfisher’. Please find our interview below: Jane, your latest book, ‘Flight of the Kingfisher’ had me completely engaged. Can you tell us […]

Read :Working with sand trays

Working with Sand – by Clive Black Working with sand is a valuable creative tool that can be used with children and adults in counselling and therapy. Using a solid tray measuring approximately 30x20x3 inches, “fitting “ within peripheral vision,  coloured blue to represent the sea and sky, and a wide range of miniatures including […]

Read: ‘A Cup Of Tea With Auntie’ Our Post Bag

Read: ‘A Cup Of Tea With Auntie’ Our Post Bag

A Cup Of Tea With Auntie  Hello, Firstly thank you for your emails and comments about last months postbag. ( When a child dies ) This months theme ‘Ambiguous Loss’ presented us with lots of emails and feedback especially after we were on BBC Radio with Graham Torrington.As a result we chose to offer several […]

Listen:A Good Death ? Listen In To Alex And Tania

Listen:A Good Death ? Listen In To Alex And Tania

 

Read: “I don’t know what to say”…...

I am often asked- how can I help someone who is grieving? What are the ‘right’ things to say and do? Here are 10 ways that you can help: 1) Acknowledge what has happened. You can do this in whatever way feels right for you and your relationship with the person. Don’t worry about saying […]

Watch :Introducing Clive Black

Watch :Introducing  Clive Black

Join Tania as she chats to Clive and welcomes him to our team

Hello

Hi Everyone Thank you for your emails, comments and good wishes. We are really pleased that you are finding our new website so useful. We thought we’d just update you on what we’ve been up to and what regular visitors and newbies can expect to find here next week . We’ve all  been really busy […]