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Are You Really Getting Any Better?

by Don Phillipson

In the months after a person’s spouse has died, some people feel like nothing is changing, like they’re really not healing. That feeling can be deceptive, because for most people their emotional, mental, spiritual and physical states are changing. To illustrate … Continue reading

Parent Loss Groups

by Jo Christner, Psy.D.

HOPE Connection has three Parent Loss Support groups — in West Los Angeles, Encino and Westlake Village.  Download the flyer for more information. 

Parent Loss Group FAQs

by Sue Rowen, M.A., MFT

Q: How is it possible to replace the unconditional love of my parent? A: It is not replaceable. There are no other relationships that provide us that kind of unconditional love, or the boundless love of a parent. However, after a parent … Continue reading

FAQs About HOPE Groups

by Jo Christner, Psy.D.

Q: What makes the HOPE spousal loss groups different than other grief groups? A: There are several things that make our spousal loss groups different and effective in helping individuals through their grief. 1. All of our groups are facilitated by … Continue reading