Losing a loved one is a heart-wrenching experience. The powerful,complex,and conflicting emotions that survivors struggle with often leave a person feeling alone and helpless. Understanding the basic elements of grief and learning key coping skills can help individuals heal and move forward after their loss.
There is no [...]
A funeral can be as unique as the individual being remembered. Even while adhering to traditions and ceremony,a funeral service should reflect personal values,interest and experiences –all the things that formed the rich tapestry of a life worth celebrating.
A meaningful funeral service is also an essential element [...]
There are many decisions to make following the death of a loved one. Consider the following five questions: If my death occurred tomorrow –Who would be responsible to arrange my funeral? What type of funeral or services would I request? How much would I expect my funeral to cost? Where would [...]
Viewing a deceased loved one is psychologically important to survivors,especially those close to the deceased. American society at times wants to pull a veil of denial across the sight of the deceased loved ones. We tell ourselves we want [...]