Author: Ruchi Trivedi

Surviving Holidays: Grieving tips for special days

Grief can be extra painful during holidays and special days. It seems like you need an extra dose of strength on holidays when you miss your loved ones a little bit more and the memories are painful. Clinical Psychologist and grief counsellor Ruchi Trivedi shares some tips on how to survive this pain and loss during holidays when you miss your loved ones.

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Past Links:Taking care of belongings after death

Ever wondered what to do with the things our loved ones leave behind? I believe that all of us react differently, and so there is no right or wrong way. For some, their things give strength and it is the only way they can feel in touch with their beloved one, and some of us are able to stay connected with the deceased without keeping their things with us. In the initial period, there are so many times, that one would look for the deceased. There is a need to find belongingness and connectivity in everything around us in...

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Recovery after loss: Reclaim your universe

Losing someone close is devastating. No one other than the sufferer can actually fathom the hurt. How does one begin to make sense of everything around us after loss and grieving? Clinical Psychologist Ruchi Trivedi had to go through that pain when she lost soul-mate. She shares how she began appreciating everything slowly after the loss.
This is the fourth article in the Coping With Grief after Bereavement series by her.

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