September 1, 2015
Here are nine resources for grief and bereavement:
- Hospice Council of Metropolitan Washington:
- The Compassionate Friends:
A national nonprofit organization specifically created to assist bereaved parents and siblings.
Interim Acting Operations Director
P.O. Box 3696
Oak Brook, Ill. 60522-3696
A nonprofit organization based in Southern California that offers counseling, consulting, education and training for those professionals serving in caring roles.
Chip Whitman, M.A.
Director and Bereavement Specialist
27322 Calle Arroyo, Suite B
San Juan Capistrano, Calif. 92675
A Web site on grief, managed by James E. Miller. Willow-green Publishing also distributes "What Will Help Me/How Can I Help."
509 W. Washington Blvd.
Fort Wayne, Ind. 46825
- Rivendell Resources:
A nonprofit foundation that sponsors GriefNet-an Internet system with gopher, Web page and mailing list. Managed by Cendra Lynn, Ph.D. To subscribe to the mailing list, send e-mail mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org. In the body of the message, write the following: subscribe griefnet-announce (your e-mail address)
P.O. Box 3272
Ann Arbor, Mich. 48106-3272
Web site: http://rivendell.org
- Crises, Grief and Healing:
Men and Women-an online site where men and women can learn the different paths often assumed by each gender. It also includes excerpts from mourning literature and useful tips from bereaved spouses, parents and friends.
Tom Golden, LCSW
10400 Connecticut Ave. Suite 514 Kensington, Md. 20895
- Grief and Loss:
A gopher site on the Internet from the University of Illinois
An unmoderated newsgroup on grief issues
- Bill Chadwick's bereavement site:
A nonprofit organization that includes nine hospices offering support services for grieving individuals and their families. The council published four pamphlets about "Grief in the Workplace."
Public Education Director
1377 K Street NW, Suite 666
Washington, D.C. 20005
Personnel Journal, April 1996, Vol. 75, No. 4, p. 80.