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Jul 27, 2015
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Sad Reminders

Grief is not something that magically disappears.  As long as love existed for the person, then grief will always be present.  The intensity and the power of the grief to dictate our day may lessen, but the sadness will always remain, especially if tapped into.Reminders of the loss are always present.  Some reminders can bring a smile to our face, while others sometime can bring a frown.   Reminders can be simple calendar dates of importance such as holidays or anniversaries, but they can also…See More
Nov 4, 2014
Mark Moran posted a blog post

Grief Recovery Is Like Mountains and Valleys

Grief and loss over a loved one is not usually a constant low point but a continually oscillation of highs and lows like mountains and valleys.There will be bad days, but also days where you actually may have interest or feel normal.  Then as quickly as that day goes by, the night may bring a reminder of the loss.This is natural.  One should not feel hopeless in the valleys.  One should understand it is natural to grieve something or someone so important.  It is perfectly fine to cry and let…See More
Sep 3, 2014
Mark Moran posted a blog post

Loss is Temporary for Theists

Grief Counseling ProgramOne of the sad realities of life is loss.  Loss is as much part of our existence as happiness.  We need to fully be aware of that as we fully hope to understand the nature of our temporal existence on earth.Whatever we gain on earth, can be lost.  From the smallest trinket to the most important person in our world.  Like a thief in the night, material things can be snatched and those we love,…See More
Aug 26, 2014
T.C. Goodwin commented on Mark Moran's blog post Losing Grandma
"My maternal grandma died in 2000. The year I got married. I miss her. I enjoyed going to "grandma's house"every summer.  It was a tradition. What comforts me is my faith as well. John 5:28,29"
Aug 12, 2014
Mark Moran posted a blog post

Losing Grandma

Academy of Grief CounselingI just read a great article on here about how a loss affects the family.  We are just in the first month of suddenly losing my grandmother.The shock right now is the biggest thing.  She was completely fine and then she was gone.  There was no illness, no time to come to acceptance.  In fact, the previous weekend, she cooked Sunday dinner, like she always did.She was there to sew a pair of pants,…See More
Aug 11, 2014
Mark Moran posted blog posts
Aug 4, 2014
Mark Moran replied to LegacyConnect's discussion Helpful grief support resources
"I am a certified GC with the Academy of Grief Counseling.  We have an assortment of blogs that can serve as resources for those grieving.  You are free to read them and also find us on social media.  While we are not primarily a grief…"
Aug 4, 2014
Mark Moran liked Florence Isaacs's blog post Learn to Ask for Help After Your Husband Dies
Jul 29, 2014
Mark Moran liked Susan Soper's blog post When a Former Spouse Dies
Jul 29, 2014
Mark Moran liked Florence Isaacs's blog post Expert Advice for Offering Condolences in Messy Situations
Jul 29, 2014
Mark Moran posted a blog post

Losing Someone and Grief Counseling

Academy of Grief CounselingLoss equals change which equals grief.  This is a reality of life.  We are constantly in flux and re-adjusting to new realities.  How well we adjust to existing losses in our life will determine how well we move on through the gauntlet of life.Losing someone we love is an especially difficult loss.   The altering change can cause chaos in our life.   We will be sad and this OK.  Sadness and grief is a result…See More
Jul 28, 2014
Mark Moran is now a member of LegacyConnect
Apr 2, 2014

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Sad Reminders

Posted on November 4, 2014 at 11:37am 0 Comments

Grief is not something that magically disappears.  As long as love existed for the person, then grief will always be present.  The intensity and the power of the grief to dictate our day may lessen, but the sadness will always remain, especially if tapped into.

Reminders of the loss are always present.  Some reminders can bring a smile to our face, while others sometime can bring a frown.   Reminders can be simple calendar dates of importance such as holidays or anniversaries, but…

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Grief Recovery Is Like Mountains and Valleys

Posted on September 3, 2014 at 10:00am 0 Comments

Grief and loss over a loved one is not usually a constant low point but a continually oscillation of highs and lows like mountains and valleys.

There will be bad days, but also days where you actually may have interest or feel normal.  Then as quickly as that day goes by, the night may bring a reminder of the loss.

This is natural.  One should not feel hopeless in the valleys.  One should understand it is natural to grieve something or someone so important.  It is perfectly…

Continue

Loss is Temporary for Theists

Posted on August 26, 2014 at 2:06pm 0 Comments

Grief Counseling Program

One of the sad realities of life is loss.  Loss is as much part of our existence as happiness.  We need to fully be aware of that as we fully hope to understand the nature of our temporal existence on earth.

Whatever we gain on earth, can be lost.  From the smallest trinket to the most important person in our world.  Like a thief in the night, material things can be snatched…

Continue

Losing Grandma

Posted on August 11, 2014 at 3:22pm 2 Comments

Academy of Grief Counseling

I just read a great article on here about how a loss affects the family.  We are just in the first month of suddenly losing my grandmother.

The shock right now is the biggest thing.  She was completely fine and then she was gone.  There was no illness, no time to come to acceptance.  In fact, the previous weekend, she cooked Sunday dinner, like she always…

Continue

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