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John James, founder of The Grief Recovery Institute

John W. James

Founder of The Grief Recovery Institute®
Co-Author of The Grief Recovery
Handbook & When Children Grieve


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Bogged down in emotional quicksand from one death after another. (Published 3/17/2015)

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Four months ago, I gave birth to my daughter who was stillborn. I have not yet begun to fully deal with this, and the depression from it feels as though it's suffocating me. Then yesterday evening, I received word that my mother had just died. I am finding myself reliving the loss of my daughter on top of the loss of my mother. I don't think I can take too much more, mentally. How can I start the grieving process and work my way through it, instead of being stuck in this pool of quicksand that is taking me under?


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