Ask Therapist Kasia: How long does it take to get over the death of a parent?

A young girl grieving the loss of someone close

While it is almost inevitable that a child will grieve the loss of a parent in their lifetime, it does not make the process any easier. Many people struggle with understanding grief, and in particular, they wonder how long it will weigh on them. There is no set period for how long grieving a parent … Read more

10 Ways Grief Can Drive You Insane

Grief stricken girl crying on bed

Grief is an all-encompassing and often seemingly endless sadness and enough to drive a person insane. The pain you experience when you suffer a significant loss can be unbearable. While most people are familiar with the five stages of grief, ‘ it is still not something ‘ that’ s experienced linearly or measurably. Grief has … Read more

16 Reasons Grief is so Hard to Overcome

Hand Reaching for Kleenex

Grief is an emotion that is particularly tricky to overcome. Most people associate it with the death of a family member or loved one, but grief can be triggered by other circumstances such as a break, the loss of a job, or the death of a pet. Many people who suffer from grief feel as … Read more