Is Anxiety the Missing Stage of Grief? | Goop -Shared via Grief Healing

There’s only so much we can do to brace ourselves for the mental and emotional impact of grief—especially when the “five stages” we’ve learned to expect are incomplete. Anxiety is a real and underrecognized stage of grieving, says therapist Claire Bidwell Smith, LCPC, who experienced panic attacks after her parents’ deaths and now helps others overcome anxiety disorders that emerge in the wake of loss.

Source: Is Anxiety the Missing Stage of Grief? | Goop

About Sue Rosenbloom, M.A., C.T.

Thanatologist: Loss and Grief Coach - My blog is for educational purposes only. I am not a licensed professional counselor - Bachelor of Arts in Human Studies - Marylhurst University (2007)- Certificate in Thanatology - Hood College (2008) Master of Arts in Thanatology - Hood College (2009) Certificate in Thanatology - The-Association for Death Education and Counseling (The highest level of loss and grief education). * Hospice, Alzheimers and Senior's Advocate * Former first responder for Trauma Intervention Program, Inc. (TIP) * Hospice and Bereavement Volunteer for Providence Hospice Bereavement Program * Association for Death Education and Counseling Member * National Alliance for Bereavement of Children * Hood College Thanatology Association * American Group Psychotherapy Association * Marylhurst Gerontolgy Association * Oregon Gerontology Association * Hospice, Loss, Grief and Bereavement Researcher * Creative Writer
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