Grief Books for Supporter

Daddy’s Home by Nicole R. Thornes

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Featured in C.O.P.S. Hope magazine Quotes from the C.O.P.S. Hope Spring 2024 Issue, page 10.: Author “Nicole Thornes is a certified Death Doula, Grief Recovery Specialist… a police officer who was forced to medically retire after a career ending injury.”…

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It’s OK That You’re Not OK: Meeting Grief and Loss in a Culture That Doesn’t Understand

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Survivor Recommended.  Grief is not a problem to be solved; it’s an experience to be carried.  

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The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma

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Survivor Recommended –  For real change to take place, the body needs to learn that the danger has passed and to live in the reality of the present.

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A Sacred Sorrow: Reaching Out to God in the Lost Language of Lament (Quiet Times for the Heart)

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Survivor Recommended – Christian Faith-Based “Excellent review of different biblical characters as you work through loss and grief.”

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When Their World Stops: The Essential Guide to TRULY Helping Anyone In Grief

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You can quickly scan the key points or dive deeper. You will enter this book awkwardly and unsure. You will emerge as a confident, loving, and creative advocate for your grieving friend.

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Angel Catcher: A Journal of Loss and Remembrance (Dan Eldon)

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Survivor Recommended – Angel Catcher is a prompted journal that gently helps readers through loss, gives them permission to mourn, and celebrates the life of the person they love.

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The Year of Magical Thinking

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Survivor Recommended- This powerful book is Didion’s attempt to make sense of the “weeks and then months that cut loose any fixed idea I ever had about death” and is described as a book that will speak to anyone who…

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What does that mean?

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A Dictionary of Death, Dying and Grief Terms for Grieving Children and Those Who Love Them

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