Everyone is busy these days and no one seems to have the capacity to listen, to really listen. How often do we speak and feel cut off, or politely interrupted and find ourselves biting our tongue? 1,679 more words
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Active Listening: A Powerful Gift to Someone who is Grieving, by Jeff Brookshire
Probably the number one question I hear from people who want to care for a grieving friend, coworker or family member is,“What can I do?” We want to be a part of the solution by helping them on their grief journey. 1,111 more words
Announcement on March 22nd–Just in: on this date my post called Why I Am a Stuffed Shirt about Jeans at a Funeral is the top trending one in the Los Angeles Jewish Journal. 616 more words
The Child Within
In each of us, there is a young, suffering child. We have all had times of difficulty as children and many of us have experienced trauma. 2,271 more words