Grief Facts



The following articles are notes and outlines that we have used for lectures and conferences that we have been associated with.  Most have been prepared by Grief Watch Executive Director, Pat Schwiebert R.N.

Please feel free to use them in your support groups and newsletters.  All we ask is that you include information about each article that shows the author, copyright and source of the information.  If you have any questions, please contact our office.


General Bereavement

Symptoms of Grief

Normal Reactions to Loss

What Not to Say to a Grieving Person

What Can You Do For a Person Who is Grieving



Infant Loss

How to Help Grieving Children

Tips for Professionals Caring for a Stillborn Infant


Death of a Child

Death of a Child



Men & Grief

Men and Grief



Child Grief

Child Grief


Teens & Young Adult

Teen and Young Adult Grief



If You Are Feeling Suicidal

What You Can Do to Help Prevent a Suicide

Grief Resource List