How to Protect Your Relationship Amidst Grief

Grief is an emotional response to the death of a loved one, and because it is primarily an individual experience, it can take a toll on relationships. If you want to protect your relationships from its damaging consequences, consider the following: Be patient with whatever emotions the individual may be feeling Encourage him to talk […]

How to Express Sympathy to a Bereaved Loved One

Talking to a bereaved loved one, or writing her a sympathy card, is not easy, especially when you also find it hard to express your own sentiments about the loss. The fact that there really is no “right word” to say to a person to ease her pain makes the act even more challenging. With […]