The 10 Best and 10 Worst Things to Say to Someone in Grief. Sheryl Sandberg's
post on Facebook gave us much insight into how those in grief feel about the ...
Jul 30, 2010 ... One of the mistakes we make is asking people in deep grief how we can help
them. They are often too lost in their own sorrow to identify needs.
Nov 30, 2014 ... My post a few days ago, “10 things you should never say to a grieving person,”
sparked a lot of discussion, both affirming and challenging to my ...
When someone dies, the first steps are usually pretty clear: you fill the family's
refrigerator with meals, go to the funeral or attend a viewing, send bereavement ...
May 9, 2013 ... Until I'd been through catastrophic grief, I was the person who said the 'what not
to say' things. It's human nature to want to find language to ...
Sep 12, 2012 ... Let's say something heartbreaking has befallen your friend. If you're like a lot of
well-meaning women, you probably plan to ply her with ice ...
Apr 1, 2015 ... Things No Grieving Person Wants to Hear (and What to Say Instead). Many of us
get so nervous about offering condolences that we end up ...
Jun 14, 2010 ... Even if it doesn't seem appropriate at the time, there are some things to say to a
grieving person that really are sincere and compassionate.
Nov 6, 2012 ... You know that mildly panicked feeling you get when you found out your friend's
mother just died and you really don't know what to say?
Nov 13, 2015 ... When somebody is grieving, we want to make it better—and we don't want to say
the wrong thing. Here are the do's and don'ts.