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Registration is Open! My Online Grief Program Begins May 7th

I'm so excited to share this with you. Registration is now open for my 6-week online grief program. Program starts May 7th!

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Growing and Thriving Through Grief: A 6-Week Online Grief Program

I so wish there had been a program like the one I am now launching. And that’s exactly why I’ve created it.

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Honoring Holidays, Anniversaries & Birthdays for Loved Ones

There are so many difficult dates after you lose someone you love. Holidays, anniversaries, birthdays...

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A Meditation for Grief

Meditation is a beautiful way to make space for all the thoughts and feelings that arise when we are grieving.

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How to Help Kids with Grief and Loss

It can be intimidating to talk with your kids about grief. For some it can open up your own grief in ways you’re not ready to confront.

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How Being Prepared for Death can Alleviate Anxiety

Experiencing so much loss in my life caused me a lot of anxiety about death...

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Healing from the Loss of a Mother

My mom died of cancer when I was eighteen years old. She'd been a wonderful mother and we were incredibly close.

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How Long Does Grief Last?

There are endless opinions about what your grief should look like. But really, the only person who knows how long your grief should last is you.

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The Missing Stage of Grief: Anxiety

The anxiety that comes with grief can be debilitating, but it tends to be ignored or dismissed as a different problem altogether.

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Grieving in the New Year

When you've lost someone you love - recently, or even years ago - the new year can bring on a tidal wave of emotions and expectations.

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The Sunday Mourning Podcast

In each episode of the Sunday Mourning podcast series, Claire dives into different topics related to grief – everything from guilt and anxiety to the afterlife – bringing on various guests, as well as revealing more of her personal journey and revelations. Join Claire as she helps you explore grief and loss in a way that makes your heart feel whole again.

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Guest Podcasts

Selfie.
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At Last with Jesse Eaves
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Suzannah Scully
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The Commonwealth Club
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Good Grief with Cheryl Jones
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In Deep with Angie Coiro
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Jessica Murnane
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OTHERPPL with Brad Listi
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