Grief is Not Linear, But Multi-Dimensional

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"We're all grieving something right now. Some are grieve the loss of life, others the loss of employment, others the loss of what we once thought of as 'normal' routines in our daily lives."

Today we spoke with  Melissa McCreery Douaire. Melissa is a grief counselor and a change agent for our corporate culture. She focuses on shifting corporate culture toward grief from aversion to acceptance and compassion. 

In this video you will learn: 

  • Grief is not linear, but multi-dimensional
  • Social and emotional support are the most important aspects to healthy healing
  • Naming your loss, allowing time to lament will help process the loss and bring actions for a more intentional life

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Mavericks of Senior Living is sponsored by Serenity Engage and Assured Assisted Living. This episode was produced by Katherine WellsFrancis LeGasse, and Taylor Hulett.  Subscribe to Mavericks for Senior Living on Apple PodcastsGoogle Play or Stitcher. Find us on TwitterFacebook, or via email at ignitehope@mavericksofseniorliving.