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Yoga for Grief Relief - To Truly Love is to Let Go

How yoga for grief relief helped writer Ankita Singh overcome her grief for a loved one who died from Alzheimer's disease. A moving and uplifting story for all ages

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Easy Meditation for Grief and Anxiety

Learn how to do effective and simple meditation for grief to help you to get in touch with your emotions in times of loss and stress.

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10 Ways Hypnosis for Grief and Loss Can Help You

Hypnotherapy for grief recovery can be very effective. Learn how it can help here and download expert recordings specific to your loss.

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A Healing Hug for Alzheimer’s Caregivers by Elizabeth Postle

Lurching from crisis to crisis? Regain your quality of life by learning how to cope and care for yourself too with this essential Alzheimer's caregivers book of tips and advice.

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7 Warning Signs You Have Alzheimer Spouse Grief

Alzheimer Spouse Grief starts when the loved one is still alive - how to cope and look after yourself as well as your loved one. . .

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Grief Counseling Online - Your Questions Answered

Is grief counseling online effective? How do I know if I need it? What do grief counselors talk about? How do I get started?

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Planning a Funeral in 15 Easy Steps

Planning a funeral is not difficult. The following information will help you decide what needs to be done.

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Loss of Self Identity after a Bereavement or Divorce

Are you missing who you used to be before the loss of a loved one? Learn how to cope with the loss of self identity after a death or divorce. Love the new person you have become.

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Dealing with Miscarriage Grief - A Moving Story from a Mother

A mother explains her experience of dealing with miscarriage grief and getting pregnant again after miscarriage.

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What Is Anticipatory Grief?

When someone we love, or we ourselves have a terminal illness, we will experience anticipatory grief. Learn the signs and how to cope here.

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Treasure your Loved One with Beautiful Memorial Jewelry

Memorial jewelry keeps your loved one close to your heart for ever. And it makes a touching gift for a bereaved friend.

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10 Best Pet Memorial Garden Stones

Choose from our hand-picked selection of the best pet memorial garden stones to honour a beloved pet. Personalised or engraved also available.

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21 Comforting Baby Loss Quotes

Quotes for loss of a baby, miscarriage or stillbirth. These quotes are moving and comforting and may be used for sympathy flowers, cards or messages or just to read for solace.

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10 Best Dog Sympathy Gifts for a Bereaved Canine Lover

Choose from our hand-picked selection of the best dog sympathy gifts on the market. Find a unique and comforting gift for your canine loving friend or relative. Choose from jewelry, photo frames, garden stones and much more.

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Sympathy vs. Empathy - Definitions from the Grief Experts

Definitions of sympathy and empathy, Tips on how to become more empathetic, quotes about empathy and more. . .

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Get Private and Confidential Help in the Privacy of Your Own Home

Do you feel alone and sad with no support and no idea how to move forward?  It can be tough when you are stuck in grief to find the motivation to get the most out of your precious life. 

Online counseling can help by giving you that support so you don't feel so alone. You can have someone to talk to anytime you like, a kind and understanding person who will help you to find meaning in life again, to treasure the memories of your loved one without being overwhelmed and to enjoy your activities, family and friends again.

  • Simply fill out the online questionnaire and you will be assigned the expert grief counselor most suitable for you.  It only takes a few minutes and you don't even have to use your name.  
  • Pay an affordable FLAT FEE FOR UNLIMITED SESSIONS.  
  • Contact your counselor whenever you like by chat, messaging, video or phone. 
  • You can change counselor at any time if you wish.
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Self-Help Hypnosis Downloads

Try a gentle hypnotherapy track to relax the mind and help you cope with your grief. We recommend Hypnosis Downloads which have been created especially for those who are grieving by qualified specialists in medical hypnotherapy.

Choose from this list of grief and loss tracks for your specific type of loss.  


Seeds of Life Memory Tree - Oak Tree Kit


Make sure there is plenty of space to plant this majestic oak tree.  They can grow to 70 feet tall.  But what a memorial it would be for a loved one. 

One of the most popular trees of all time, they will grow for hundreds of years making a beautiful living monument to the deceased. 




Heart Shaped Sterling Silver Pendant for Cremation Ashes, Engraved Forever Loved

Memorial Pendant for Cremation Ashes

Keep the ashes of your loved one close to your heart with this sterling silver engraved pendant.  

Available here from Etsy and ships worldwide.  


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