Grief Resource Center
Jill FitzGerald, LCSW
Jill FitzGerald, LCSW


Jill FitzGerald, LCSW recommends the following resources:

Professional Organizations:

ComfortZone Camp -
Full Circle Grief Center -
AFSP-American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
NAGC-National Alliance For Grieving Children
RESOLVE - National organization supporting couples experiencing infertility
ADEC- Interdisciplinary professional organization in the field of death/dying & bereavement

Websites/Podcast: - Tom Golden, LCSW offers numerous articles pertaining to grief; specializes in men and grief - website specific to bereaved parents - website specific to parents who have experienced a perinatal loss - Alan Wolfelt, PhD offers numerous resources for various types of loss - Belleruth Naparstek, LCSW offers resources for those interested in obtaining information and materials about guided imagery pertaining to a number of mental health & medical issues -consortium of numerous agencies offering services to families with children with cancer national organization offering information & resources to couples experiencing infertility - Article entitled: "10 Best-Kept Secrets About Grieving Well" - Lisa Ferentz   (podcast)

Book Recommendations:

Finding Meaning:  The Sixth Stage of Grief    by David Kessler
Resilience Grieving:  Finding Strength & Embracing Life After a Loss...    by Lucy Hone PhD
It's OK That You're Not OK   by Megan Devine
Angel Catcher- grief journal     by A. Eldon
The Worst Loss  by Barbara Rosof
Beyond Tears: Living After Losing a Child  by Ellen Mitchell
When The Bough Breaks   by Judith Bernstein, Ph.
Healing A Parents Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas  by A. Wolfelt
Bearing The Unbearable:  Love, Loss, and The Heartbreaking Path of Grief    by Joanne Cacciatore
I Wasn't Ready To Say Good-bye by Brook Noel & Pamela Blair
A Time to Grieve     by Carol Staudacher
Healing a Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas      by Alan Wolfelt                                                                Healing A Friend's Grieving Heart:  100 Practical Ideas for Helping Someone You Love  by Alan Wolfelt PhD
Healing a Traumatized Heart:  100 Practical Ideas After Someone You Love Dies a Sudden/Violent Death

Understanding Your Grief by Alan Wolfelt
Healing After Loss: Daily Meditations For Working Through Grief by Barbara Hickman
Mindful Grieving       by Sameet Kumar PhD
How To Go On Living When Someone You Love Dies  by Therese Rando Ph.D.
Fatherless Women: How We Change After We Lose Our Dads  by Clea Simon

Surviving the Death of a Sibling   by TJ Wray
Do They Have Bad Days in Heaven? Surviving the Suicide Loss of a Sibling  by Michelle Linn-Gust
After a Parent's Suicide:  Helping Children Heal   by Margo Requarth, M.A.
You Are Not Alone (Teen Grief)         by Lynne Hughes
The Four Things That Matter Most     by Ira Byock, M.D
Here If You Need Me               by Kate Braestrup
A Monster Calls    by Patrick Ness  (Excellent book for ages 12+ dealing with anticipatory grief)
The Infertility Survival Guide        by Judith Daniluk    
What Doesn't Kill Us: The New Psychology Of Posttraumatic Growth            By Stephen Joseph                                                                                                                                

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