Adjusting to Life After the Loss of a Child

Adjusting to Life After the Loss of a Child : Coping, Healing and Understanding the Emotions of Grief

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Learning how to cope with the loss of a child is an extremely difficult and painful experience. The author, Lora C Mercado lost her son in 2003 due to a congenital heart defect. Throughout this book, she will share with you some of the things that have helped her through this journey of grief and healing, as well as other valuable tips that she has learned through research and other parents who have lost a child. Chapters Include: A Mother's Love Explained A Father's Grief Planning a Funeral Miscarriage, Infant Loss After A Long Illness Losing Multiple Children Losing An Adult Child Tragic Death, Path of Healing Keeping Their Memory Alive Helping Siblings with Loss Differences in Spouse Grief What to do with Their Room Moving On Strengthen Your Marriage After Loss Grief of Extended Family Natural Grief Therapies Tips to Help the Grieving Poems and Quotes Grief Support Resources Be sure to read Lora C Mercado's other titles: "Adjusting to Life After Loss," "Our Angels Await, Stories of Love from Beyond," and "Healing Grief through Meditation."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 124 pages
  • 127 x 203.2 x 7.87mm | 190.51g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507749880
  • 9781507749883
  • 1,588,821

About Lora C Mercado

In tribute to her son's passing, Lora C Mercado has been on a quest to help bring peace to those who are in a state of grief with her healing and inspirational books. She is also the founder of the website,, which provides articles and resources to help one cope with grief and loss. "Our Angels Await, Stories of Love from Beyond," includes true stories from people across the globe who have had connections with loved ones who have passed away. "Adjusting to Life After Loss, Coping with the Death of a Loved One and Honoring Their Memory," was released in October 2014. The second book in the series, "Adjusting to Life After the Loss of a Child, Coping, Healing and Understanding the Emotions of Grief" is her latest book, released in January 2015. Lora also enjoys writing cookbooks with delicious, easy to follow recipes: "The Garden Digest" "Oh Cheese!" "Tasteful Memories" "Bunch O' Brunch" "Gimme that CHOCOLATE! The PMS Survival Cookbook" In 2014, she published a children's counting book with her young daughter, entitled, "1, 2, 3 Count with Me." She also wrote another children's book called "Black Cats - Fun Facts and Myths." Lora Mercado is also a Usui Reiki Master Practitioner, photographer, and ordained minister, who has married over 150 more

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