Virtual 2020 Annual Remembrance Walk/Run to Benefit Patients and Families of Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton
Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton is holding its annual Remembrance Walk/Run as a virtual event through…
Intense grief can be a new and frightening experience. Most people feel like strangers in unfamiliar, uncharted territory when experiencing grief for the first time. Fear of “going crazy” may prevent the griever from asking others if this experience of grief is normal.
The truth is that people grieve differently and one person’s experience may look very different from that of another.
Though everyone grieves in a unique way, certain thoughts, emotions and behaviors are almost universal to acute grief. Following are some of the most common:
Just knowing these grief symptoms are normal may be enough to calm your fears. However, if you still have questions about your grief journey, attending a support group may help. Listening to the stories of other grievers can assist in understanding your own grief symptoms. Grief support services are available at Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton through Pathways of Hope. Contact Pathways of Hope at 937-258-4991.