May Newsletter Update
Our regular subscribers will notice that this is the first News Update for 2018 with the monthly newsletters now being replaced with intermittent news as it arises.
UPCOMING GRIEF SEMINARS WITH DORIS ZAGDANSKI - Here are invitations for you to share with your staff and networks.
HUNTER WRITERS CENTRE – Entries are now open for the annual Grieve Writing Competition with $8,500 prize pool available this year. Read more at: https://www.hunterwriterscentre.org/grieve-project/
MOTHER’S DAY 13 MAY – A time to remember Mothers and those who are missing their Mothers, Grandmothers and their children on Mother’s Day.
Here are some of our Factsheets which mention the impact of grief at this time.
- FACTSHEET 14 Supporting someone who is grieving
- FACTSHEET 15 Pregnancy loss
- FACTSHEET 18 Reflections on Mothers and Motherhood
READ THIS – About 1 in 5 bereaved people will develop clinical depression. This article explains ‘complicated grief’ and depression with many useful ideas for helping someone experiencing this. Learn more at: https://www.cancer.org/treatment/end-of-life-care/grief-and-loss/depression-and-complicated-grief.html