Grief: Understanding How to Cope With Different Forms of Grief

Jul 23, 2018


Grief has much deeper impacts and broader meaning than simply feeling sad when someone is gone. What are the different kinds of grief, and how do they affect people, whether young or old? What are some ways to address grief, and where can you turn for help?


  • Diana Stark, coordinator of the Tender Living Care program, Center for Grieving Children
  • Carol Schoneberg, bereavement services manager, Hospice of Southern Maine
  • Katie Kerr, director of mission services and spiritual care, patient advocate, Mercy Hospital
  • Charles Reynolds, endowed professor in geriatric psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine