Books, Links, and More

We've compiled resources in both French and English, to give you the broadest possible range of available information. To see resources in French, click in the top right corner of the page.

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Grief and bereavement
Help Me I Hurt
Using the Three R’s, realize, recognize, and rebuild the authors present a manner for navigating the process of grief. read more...
I Can’t Stop Crying: Grief and Recovery, A Compassionate Guide
“This book looks at how being bereaved affects relationships with family and friends, lifestyle, work habits, and hopes for... read more...
Journey’s End: Death, Dying and the End of Life
In Journey’s End a wide range of topics related to end-of-life issues are addressed. Insightful information, personal stories... read more...
Learning to Laugh When You Feel Like Crying: Embracing Life after Loss
Using his own personal experiences with loss as a roadmap, this author details a journey through grief and bereavement using... read more...
Lifetimes: The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children
A pet, a friend or a relative dies, and it must be explained to a child. This book is a tool for explaining to children that... read more...
Morning Has Broken: A Collection of Creative Writing About Grief and Healing (2nd ed)
This is a unique anthology containing 50 original submissions about healing from the pain of losing a loved one. The contributing... read more...
MY CHAOS: Searching for My New Normal
Stages of Grief or 5 stages of grief or any number does not work.   Our grief, loss and life transitions are often all over... read more...
Nana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs
In this story four-year-old Tommy loves visiting the house where his grandmother, Nana Downstairs, and his great-grandmother,... read more...
Parenting After the Death of a Child: A Practitioner's Guide
In the aftermath of the death of a child, parents face the challenge of not only dealing with their own grief, but also that... read more...
A Parent's Guide to Raising Grieving Children
This book offers guidance for navigating through one of life's most painful experiences. It offers comfort and wisdom for... read more...