Monthly Archives: June 2012

Portland, OR – June 21, 2012: Understanding Dementia Care Tour


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Hope-Infused Life


Hope For Widows There is a Japanese tradition that when they mend broken objects, they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold. What’s their thinking? They believe that when something has suffered damage and has a history, it … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement and Transitions Support, Difficult and Painful Necessary Grief Work, Grief and Bereavement Support Groups, Grief Denial, Grief Recovery Outreach, Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Transitions Support, Post Traumatic Growth, Transcendent Hope | Leave a comment

In-Depth Awareness and Compassion


“Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you’ve got a big heart and aren’t afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.” – Brigitte Nicole “Deep understanding, compassion … Continue reading

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Bruised but Beautiful


“A diamond is just a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.’ – By: “Transforming Leaders through Travel” on Facebook “Resilient survivors are bruised by grief; diamonds in the rough.” ~ Sue Rosenbloom “Should you shield the canyons from … Continue reading

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Adversity Embraced


“Someone once asked me how I hold my head up so high after all I’ve been through. I said, it’s because no matter what, I am a survivor. Not a victim.” – Patricia Buckley “What ever hardships I have gone … Continue reading

Posted in Affirming Hope, Grief Recovery, Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Transitions Support, Positive Transformation, Post Traumatic Growth, Renewal and Reconciliation, Sue Lyons Rosenbloom, M.A., C.T., Thanatology, Transcendent Courage and Peace | Leave a comment

Digital Mourning Rites and Rituals


http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/death-goes-digital

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