Loss, Grief, and Bereavement

Katherine A. Weir, LGB Counsellor, @itjusthappens.ca presents a 6-part series addressing issues surrounding death and bereavement. Each week a topic specific to grief is addressed through a 30-minute presentation and 1 hour ask-me-anything question period. Tune to any or all these knowledge-rich presentations, as listed below:

Sept. 28 – After death: Crazy experiences • What things happen • What things are said • Staying true to your story

Oct. 26 – Being a support system for the bereaved • Types of death • Good and not good supports • Tips for helping

Nov. 24 – Holidays and bereavement • How to make it through the holidays • Coping strategies • Changes through time

Jan 25 – Post-loss: The first year and anniversaries • The first year • Anniversaries • Staying true to you

Feb. 22 – Why we fear death • Religion and its influences • Fear of the future • How this affects the living

Mar. 22 – Listener’s choice • Topic to be chosen by listeners/participants • Participants from presentations 1-3 are asked to send in suggested topics •

In presentation 4, the topic for presentation 6 will be announced