Feminine Side of Grief Lesson 1 Web Materials


Web Articles

Gračanin, Asmir et al. “Is crying a self-soothing behavior?” Frontiers in psychology vol. 5 502. 28 May. 2014, doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00502

Simons, Gwenda et al. “Why try (not) to cry: intra- and inter-personal motives for crying regulation.” Frontiers in psychology vol. 3 597. 14 Jan. 2013, doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2012.00597

Robinson, Fran “Should doctors cry at work?” British Medical Journal Publishing Group 364: 2019. DO 10.1136/bmj.l690

Alan D. Wolfelt, Ph.D. “The Journey Through Grief: The Six Needs of Mourning” Center for Loss Dec 14, 2016

Corless, Inge B et al. “Languages of Grief: a model for understanding the expressions of the bereaved.” Health psychology and behavioral medicine vol. 2,1 (2014): 132-143. doi:10.1080/21642850.2013.879041

Doughty, E. A., & Hoskins, W. J. (2011). “Death education: An internationally relevant approach to grief counseling.” Journal for International Counselor Education, 3, 25-38

Beth Roth “Family Dharma: Leaning into Suffering” Tricycle Magazine. November 14, 2008


Grief’s Heart

The website featuring the writing of Thomas Attig. Thomas Attig has spent more than twenty-five years listening to mourners and teaching and reflecting about how we come to terms with loss.

Unspoken Grief 

Unspoken Grief is a safe place to share, talk, support and learn about the impact of miscarriage, stillbirth and neonatal loss in our lives.  A grief and journey that is often underestimated which can cause women, partners, families and friends to feel silenced –invisible.


Grieving.com is a forum that has wide-ranging content designed to help those grieving with content tailored for the loss of a parent, child, partner, and even family and friends. They also focus on event-specific loss, along with issues in general.