Questions about Bereavement and Grief

We answer all the most common questions about bereavement, grief and mourning.  

Losing a loved one is a huge shock and trauma, and can have far reaching effects on our health and well-being.  It can be a frightening time, and many of you will have lots of questions about whether what you are feeling and experiencing is normal.  

You'll find answers to a lot of your questions in the following pages.  

Questions about Bereavement

Can bereavement cause weight gain? 

Can bereavement cause memory loss? 

Can bereavement cause depression? 

Can bereavement cause mental illness? 

Can bereavement cause PTSD? 

Can bereavement cause OCD? 

Do I need bereavement counseling? 

Should I move house after bereavement? 

What is bereavement?

Questions about Grief 

What is grief? 

What does grief mean? 

How long is the grieving process? 

How does grief affect health? 

How do you speak to others about your grief? 

How do I find grief support? 

Does online grief counseling work? 

If you can't find the answer to your question, you can suggest a page by writing to us through our contact form, or ask your question to other readers in our Bereavement Forum.  

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Hypnosis for Grief and Loss - 10 Ways It Can Help You

Try a gentle hypnotherapy track to relax the mind. Learn how self-hypnosis can help you cope with grief at any time of the day or night.  

Read more about it here. 


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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