Grief

Grief

The right to grieve: two women talk about their abortions

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Naomi
Heather
Edition: 
Vol 4, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1983
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article includes a conversation between two women about their abortion experiences. Addresses depression and grief. 

Our stillbirth

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Irene Mock
Edition: 
Vol 8, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1987
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is the story of a family's experience with stillbirth. Describes their loss, grief and acceptance. A list of some things you can do when a newborn passes that may help to move through the loss. 

In her own words: How I dealt with grief and depression

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English
Translated Title: 
Les mots pour le dire : Le véritable enjeu
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Angela Bischoff
Edition: 
Vol.11, No. 2
Publisher: 
Network/LeRèseau
Publication Date: 
2009
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

After the death of her partner due to pharma-induced suicide, the author immersed herself in issues of mental health, sustainable activism, big-pharma, and the potential dangers of anti-depressant drugs.

ISBN/ISSN: 
14800039

Life after death: coping with bereavement

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Canadian Health Network
Publication Date: 
2007

Getting through grief and being able to move on with life is essential to our mental health and well-being. This article discusses the three stages of grief: shock, disorganization and reorganization, as well as how to help yourself.

Journaling a pathway through grief

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Wendy Dean
Publisher: 
Key Porter Books
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides the author's diary entries from the days and years following her daughter's death.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 1552634418
MENH.D43 2002
Notes: 
Includes index.

Griefworks BC

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Counselling

Provides information and grief support for those experiencing a loss through death. Also provides a database of over 600 bereavement support service providers.

Primary Telephone: 
604-875-2741
Email Address: 
person@griefworksbc.com
Tollfree Phone Number: 
877-234-3322
Street Address: 
E405-4500 Oak St
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V6H 3N1

Sudden infant death syndrome: when babies leave the circle

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English
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Video
Author: 
Carol Adams
Publisher: 
Canadian Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths (CFSID) and Advanced Media for Learning, University of Calgary
Publication Place: 
Calgary, AB

Presents a 21 minute video, narrated by Graham Greene, that looks at the grieving process and offers support for those who have had a child die of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS), within the context of First Nations teachings. Designed for use in conjunction with the manual, "SIDS: Facilitator's Discussion Guide," and the video, "Reducing the Risk in the Circle of Life."

ISBN/ISSN: 
CHEA.S83

Coping with loss: a guide for teens

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Center for Young Women's Health, Children's Hospital Boston
Publication Date: 
1999-2004
Publication Place: 
Boston, MA

Explains what loss is and what it feels like, if there is any way to avoid the painful feeling, how you can help someone going through loss and what to do if you don't start to feel better.

Bereavement Self Help Group for Widows and Widowers

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Support group/peer support

Provides emotional supprt to recently bereaved widows and widowers 55+ years of age.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 785-2500 ext 2986
Street Address: 
c/o Wagman Centre 55 Ameer Avenue
City: 
North York
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
M6A 2Z1

Candian Foundation for the Study of Infant Death (SIDS)

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Support group/peer support

Enables parents who have lost a child to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome to offer each other support in coping with their grief. Educates the public and raises money to support and promote researh into the causes of SIDS.

Primary Telephone: 
905-688-8884
Email Address: 
sidsinfo@sidscanada.org
Fax Number: 
905-688-3300
Tollfree Phone Number: 
1-800-363-7437
Street Address: 
60 James Street
Addt'l Street Address: 
Suite 403
City: 
St. Catharines
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
L2R 7E7
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