Stories tagged: grief
Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
Sarah Bain: We must talk with kids about suicide, then listen
As a teenager, my grief was killing me, but no one allowed me to grieve. I had no one to talk to about these thoughts.
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 5 p.m.
‘Healthy Grieving’: Widow sees value in exploring grief emotions
During the grieving process, there are painful emotions people tend to push aside. A newly offered Healthy Grieving class through Community Colleges of Spokane ACT 2 aims to help people …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
Review: ‘A Monster Calls’ is a universal picture of grief
Anyone who’s experienced grief will be moved by Patrick Ness’ story of a lonely 12-year-old boy and the massive woody monster who befriends him. Beautifully realized onscreen by director J.A. …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016
Grieving the loss of a beloved pet
Dear Annie advice column for Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016.
Mon., July 25, 2016, 1:47 p.m.
UK’s Prince Harry wishes he had spoken about his mother’s death sooner
Britain’s Prince Harry has said he wishes he had spoken sooner about the death of his mother, Princess Diana. Harry, who was 12 when Diana died in a car crash …
Sat., Oct. 3, 2015
100 years ago in Spokane: As Spokane prepared to go dry, Des Moines proclaimed prohibition a success
The Spokesman-Review sent a correspondent to Des Moines, Iowa, to explore the question: What will Spokane be like without saloons?
Mon., Aug. 26, 2013
Author channels grief through storytelling
It was the middle of July and for the past month I had cleaned, painted and made minor repairs on a rental house my parents own across the street from …
Mon., May 20, 2013
The Rock Doc: Veterinarians learn grief counseling
Modern veterinary science is a technically advanced field. Some animals receive not just X-rays but sophisticated scans such as MRIs. If you visit a large veterinary hospital you will find …
Tue., Jan. 1, 2013
Privacy rules make it hard to monitor friends in hospital
Q. I have a neighbor who is hospitalized frequently. Sometimes when she is not home, I am concerned she has been admitted again to the hospital, but when I call …
Tue., Nov. 23, 2010
Dr. Hideg: Surviving tragedy comes down to control
Tragedies happen to people. This seems obvious, but it is not something easily discussed, especially around the holidays. The death of a child, suicide of a loved one, loss of …
Tue., Oct. 12, 2010
Hospice offering kids series on loss of loved one
Hospice of Spokane is beginning a new session of “Connections,” a support group for families with children who have experienced the loss of a loved one. This series begins Wednesday, …
Sat., Aug. 26, 1995
The Death Of A Child Support Group Gives Parents Help In Facing Their Worst Nightmare
1. Surviving grief. Don Buss’ son, Alex, waves with preschool classmates. Photo courtesy Crayon College Preschool 2. Don Buss says that the violent death of his 2-year-old son will haunt …