Golden Willow Grief Group
Providence Hospital Grief Groups
Pet Loss Support Groups:
-Kate Davis, M.S.W., L.C.S.W . Individual, group, and training. Helps humans cope with grief and trauma around animal issues. She works with veterinary staff, shelter and rescue workers and animal caregivers.
–Ute Luppertz’s Animal Hospice Group
Grief Support Practitioners:
-Melinda Laus at Courageous Mourning
–Portland Therapy Group‘s list of therapists who work with grief
–Georgena Eggleston/Beyond Your Grief
-Christine Pearson/Golden Child Acupuncture
Writings/video about grief and grieving:
–Grief Intelligence: A Primer
-Jack Kornfield on “How Mindfulness Can Help Us Work Through Grief”
–The Dougy Center has a great podcast discussing different aspects of grief.
–The Hardest Part of Grieving: Allowing Yourself to Actually Do It
–Grief Anniversary (a poem)
–Solving the Problem of Grief
–What’s Your Grief (blog and podcast)
–Refuge in Grief. Really amazing blog. She offers one on one support as well.
–Glow in the Woods . For “babylost” parents.
–Modern Loss. Conversations about Grief
Tips for supporting someone with grief:
–How to write a condolence note
–Things No Grieving Person Wants to Hear (and What to Say Instead)
–10 Best Things to Say to Someone in Grief
-Tip Sheets from The Dougy Center
-Trauma Intervention Program: really good resouce list including how to support children, suicide support, and disaster support.
-How to Help a Friend Through Babyloss
-Building Emotional Intelligence in Children: Talking about Sadness, Loss, and Grief
Ritual, Ceremony, and Memorializing
–Ash & Earth. Holly Swan creates beautiful remembrance stones with love and ritual using the cremains of your loved one.
–Conscious Grieving. Grief Rituals and Workshops facilitated by Terri Daniel
–Holly Pruett. Life Cycle Celebrant
–Sobonfu Some. Comes to Oregon often to do powerful grief rituals