Loss & Grief Specialist


Loss & Grief Specialist

It's a common assumption that 'Loss & Grief' counselling is for the bereaved, but this is far from fact.


Various events in life create various unconscious processes and individual senses of Loss & Grief, all of which have an impact on us more than you may think. 


Examples of Primary Loss:

Separation / Divorce Depression / Anxiety
Miscarriage / DeathMental / Physical Health
Redundancy 
RelationshipsFertility Affairs / Betrayal Disasters Fears / Phobias 
Mental / Physical AbusePregnancy / BirthTrauma / PTSD CancerStress
AgeSexual Functioning Anger / Behaviour AttacksChildhood 



Examples of Secondary Losses:

Losses of:
Losses of:
Losses of:
Losses of:
Losses of:
The family unit / members
Ability to be in control 
Ability to move forward from event
Self-identity / control
Finance
Trust
Ability to socialize 
Questions being answered
Feeling 'normal'
Options & opportunities 
Confidence
Employment
Feeling fulfilled / complete
Relationships
Luxuries 
Fulfilment 
Rational behaviour
Self-worth/self-esteem
Opportunities
Belongings 
Responsibilities
Rational thoughts & feelings
Support/guidance 
Security / trust 
Relationships
Home
Own-self
Faith/belief 
Independence
Existence