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Memorials - Individuals

Christophers Candle About Us

Alexander - Losing my brother

Crumbling Walls

William Wayne Cox 11/2/87-11/10/03 :: Loved, Forever and a Day

In Memory of Lisa Elaine Mewbourne

Memorial Center - POS-FFOS (Website) (A collection of links to individual memorial websites) xxx

Child Suicide - Memorial Sites for Your Children, Grandchildren, and Siblings (Website) (A collection of links to individual memorial websites) xxx


Survivor Activities - Ideas & Examples

Lifting silence goal of local survivors | Life | London Free Press

Survivors' Stories

Survivor Stories - Books

Hsu Albert - Father - Grieving a suicide - Christian

The Reason, by Sally Grablick - Welcome

The Butterfly on My Shoulder: A ... - Helene Levin - Google Books Why Whisper?: A Memoir (9781465378378): Joanne Mazzotta: Books

Survivor Stories - Articles (Magazines, Newspapers)

Macomb Author's Faith Produces 'Mountain of Hope' - Macomb Township, MI Patch

Suicide hard to comprehend for those left behind | The Ithaca Journal |

Suicide - Confessions of a Funeral Director

Survivor Stories - Audio-Visual

After A Suicide - YouTube

My Secrets Video. - YouTube

Survivor Stories - Interactive - Lifeline Gallery

Survivor Stories - Other Formats (some of these need moved to the categories above)

Julie Gray - I Am Not Myself - brother

Suicide « Lostlifefound

Panel Session: Suicide Bereavement | SPINZ - Suicide Prevention Information New Zealand

Living With Suicide: Shared Experiences and Voices of Loss



Crime Scene and Trauma Clean Up Services | Aftermath Inc

Amdecon Training Academy | Crime/Trauma Scene, Meth Lab Cleanup, Infection Control Training.

ABRA the association of crime scene clean up,hoarding clean up and blood and body fluid clean up companies


Clinicians as Survivors of Suicide - AAS - McIntosh

Today I'm Grieving a Physician Suicide

The Singing Pen of Doctor Jen: "The human side of physician suicide"




Complicated Grief Program - Columbia - Katherine Shear

Gupta & Bonanno - CG & Emotional Expressive Flexibility

Lobb et al - An overview of complicated grief terminology and diagnostic criteria - 2006

Project Rebirth: Home

Recognizing Complicated Grief and How to Help Patients Through the Process - Psychiatric Times

After a Death, an Extreme Form of Grieving -

2006 Lit Survey on Complicated Grief



Stand By Response Service (Australia)



Death Notification - Law Enforcement Suggestions from Survivors -POMC

Death notification: Breaking the bad news -

How Do We Tell the Children?: A Step-by-Step Guide for Helping Children Cope When

Someone Dies - Dan Schaefer, Christine Lyons, David Peretz (Foreward)

Trauma, Death and Death Notification: Breaking the Bad News with Concern for the

Professional and Compassion for the Survivor (Mothers Against Drunk Driving, MADD), training curriculum, free to view:

Casualty and Death Notification (National Center for PTSD), protocols, free to view:


Grief Guidelines for Parents of Grieving Children

Child Survivors of Suicide: A Guidebook for Those Who Care for Them, by Rebecca Parkin and Karen Dunne-Maxim, booklet:

Helping Children Cope, by Mariann Blacconiere, slide presentation, free download:

When a Child's Friend Dies by Suicide (Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide), free to view:

Grief Resources | The Dougy Center

General -

After a Suicide Death: An Activity Book for Grieving Kids | Books | Books & DVDs | The Dougy Center

Trever Romain Grief Comfort Kit


Children - Suicide Bereavement

Diana Sands - Helping Families Deal With Suicide - Open2Hope

Red Chocolate Elephants - Diana Sands


Children - Grief in General

A Child in Grief - New York Life Foundation

Sesame Workshop - When Families Grieve - Coping with Grief


School Grief and Crisis Response

School Guides | School Crisis and Bereavment, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center


Video - When Families Grieve Primetime Special - Sesame Workshop

When Families Grieve booklet - Sesame Street

Product: After a Loved One Dies-How Children Grieve - Bereavement booklet 27-page - 8.5" x 11"

Not My Kid: What Every Parent Should Know

Comfort Zone Camp - Bereavement Camp for Children

Talk Listen Connect - When Families Grieve - Sesame Workshop

Olivia's House creates an 'unscripted' space for grieving kids - The York Daily Record

Grief Matters for Children - Call to Action

New York Life/NAGC Survey: Bereaved Parents Face Big Challenges in Helping Kids Cope with Loss - MarketWatch

Rainbows International Grief Support Organization for Children

Highmark Caring Place - A safe place for kids to grieve

Helping Children Cope - Marianne Blacconiere presentation

11-Step Checklist - Children after Suicide - Marianne Blacconiere

Beyond the Rough Rock: Supporting a Child Who Has Been Bereaved Through Suicide: Di Stubbs, Julie Stokes, Heidi Baker: Books

Grief Resources | The Dougy Center

Childhood Bereavement: A Rapid Literature Review (UK, 2011)

Feigelman et al -Devastating Losses: How Parents Cope With the Death of a Child to Suicide or Drugs



LOSS Team Postvention Workshops & Training (Campbell & Associates), instruction in the Active Postvention Model of survivor outreach:

Outreach Programs - AFSP: Survivor Outreach Program


Trauma Intervention Programs, volunteer first response teams dispatched to traumatic incidents including suicide by police, fire, and hospital officials:


Need Samaritans Program here


Diagnostic and Statistical Manual - American Psychiatric Association


Lasting grief defined as a mental issue - National News - National - General - The Canberra Times

The New Mental Health Disorders Manual Is Driving Psychologists Nuts - Forbes

Psychiatry bible 'turns sorrow into sickness'

Depression not just a part of getting old - The Irish Times - Tue, Oct 11, 2011




The Ethicist - Speaking Ill -


The Compassionate Friends - Webinars

AFSP Financial Guide - Surviving a Suicide Loss

Emergency Medical Services

Law Enforcement

John Violanti PhD

Philadelphia chaplain shines a light on police suicides -

Scars of officer suicide run deep

For more information about Facebook’s policies on deceased people’s accounts—including how to notify Facebook of a deceased user or an account that needs to be memorialized—see


Memorials - Online

Virtual Memorials


Legacy Memorial Websites - Create a memorial website for your loved one


GoneTooSoon - Create a free online memorial / obituary as a lasting tribute |


Funerals-Memorials - Needs Sorted

Preparing Your Child to Attend the Funeral of a Friend

When A Child's Friend Dies By Suicide: A Guide For Parents: Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide

Oxford reconstruction specialist helps families see loved ones for one last time | Detroit Free Press |

Museum looks at rituals of death and who we mourn » Ventura County Star

Undertaking ways to save on funerals -

After a Suicide: Recommendations for Religious Services and Other Public Memorial Observances (SPRC), booklet, free download:

Help at Hand: Supporting Survivors of Suicide Loss: A Guide for Funeral Directors (SPRC) booklet, free download:

Suicide Prevention Pioneer Edwin Shneidman Dies at 91 « Suicide Prevention News and Comment

Mark Goulston, M.D.: A Good Man, A Good Death

Survivors of Suicide Pioneers - John McIntosh


Continuing bonds: new understandings ... - Dennis Klass, Phyllis R. Silverman, Steven L. Nickman - Google Books



Revised Australian guidelines media reporting of suicide

Revised Aussie guidelines - Source Document

guidelines for the media, Recommendations for Reporting on Suicide,

SurvivorVoices: Sharing the Story of Suicide Loss | The Connect Project

Expand the new presidential condolences for suicide victims | The News Journal |

Beyond PTSD: Soldiers Have Injured Souls - Miller-McCune

VIDEO: Vet Walks Barefoot, Collects Signatures To Make A Difference - Westhampton-Hampton Bays, NY Patch

Military and Veteran Suicide Rates | The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR

MilitaryHOMEFRONT - U.S. Department of Defense Casualty Assistance Program

Death of Family or Friends | Veterans | Make the Connection

Family and Friends of Veterans | Make the Connection

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) is Here For You!

Wounded Warrior Project

The National Military Family Bereavement Study - Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress

National Military Family Bereavement Study

Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress - Advancing Psychological Health and Resilience Through Trauma Research, Education, and Consultation 




A Grief Like No Other - Atlantic - Eric Schlosser

What a Family Faces After a Murder -

CAASC - Murder-Suicide Support - Tawna Righter

The National Organization of Parents Of Murdered Children, Inc. For the families and friends of those who have died by violence. (POMC)




Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (previously known as SOBS)

Console - home

Paul Kelly, Console - Dublin's City Channel - YouTube

New hotline helps survivors of those who committed suicide with the healing process |


Val Farmer: Tragedies can bring positive changes to us

PTG Research Group - Tedeschi et al - UNC Charlotte

How PTSD took over America -

Traumatic Experiences May Make You Tough

Nietzsche was right: adversity makes you stronger - Telegraph






State Postvention Guide / Alaska Postvention Guide

After a Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools (AFSP, SPRC), free download:

Connect Postvention Training (NAMI-NH):

Lifelines Postvention: Responding to Suicide and Other Traumatic Death (Hazelden), manual:

Riverside Trauma Center Postvention Protocols, free download:

Youth Suicide Prevention, Intervention, and Postvention Guidelines: A Resource for School

Personnel (Maine Youth Suicide Prevention Program), free download:




NEEDS SORTED - Search For Local Therapists


Find a Specialist | Association for Death Education and Counseling





Suicide - The Most Misunderstood of All Deaths - Rolheiser R (Article) - xxx

Blessed Are Those Who Mourn -- Christian Blogs | Everyday Christian

Aftershock -;Help, Hope and Healing in the Wake of Suicide; || B&H Publishing Group


Shiva Connect




Stress Management Health Center | Healthline

Self-help Techniques For Anxiety | LIVESTRONG.COM

Anxiety Disorders Association of America, ADAA

DBT Self Help

Self Soothing Thread - PTSD Forum

DBT Self Help

Self Soothing Techniques - DBT Self Help

Suicide Survivors: Tips for Health Professionals

Somatic Experiencing

Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM)

Trauma Resource Institute - Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM)

Antidepressant Use Has Gone Crazy: Bad News From the CDC - Psychiatric Times 




Suicidality and Bereavement: Complicated Grief As Psychiatric Disorder

Presenting Greatest Risk For Suicidality





Understanding Your Suicide Grief Support Group Guide - Meeting Plans for Facilitators - (Book) (Description<10words) (

Support after a loss by suicide - TWO LINKS - -&- -&thisonetoo-

SBSG Handbooks & Manuals

How to Start a Survivors’ Group (World Health Organization), free download:

Support Group Leader's Handbook - The Star Center - Susan Wesner

Suicide Grief Support Group Start-Up Package

SBSG Training

Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group Facilitators Training (AFSP), versions on facilitating adult and youth groups, as well as a self-study manual:

General Grief Support Groups

GriefShare: Grief Recovery Support Groups - Christian Focus



SAVE - Suicide Bereavement Presentations & Consultation





References, Summaries, Commentaries

Biblio References - Grief Models

Colin Murray Parkes - Contemporary Society - Grief & Bereavement - PDF document

Dual Process Model

Stroebe-Schut Attachment in Coping 2005

Stroebe-Schut - Dual process model - Rationale & Description - 1999

Stroebe-Schut - Dual process model - A Decade On

Carr - New Perspectives on DPM - What Have We Learned:.pdf




Suicide Prevention - (#069) GRIEF AFTER SUICIDE: Walking the Journey with Survivors -

Event Summary | Online Registration by Cvent

IHF launches new website aimed at offering online training in bereavement support

NOVA CRT Training Schedule :: National Organization for Victim Assistance® (NOVA) ::

LOSS Team - Campbell & Associates




Traumatic Loss - Commentary & Theory

Bonanno Journal Articles

Bonanno - Loss, Trauma, and Emotion Lab

Alliance of Hope for Suicide Survivors: Trauma

Invisible Wounds of War: Summary and Recommendations for Addressing Psychological and

Cognitive Injuries | RAND

Traumatic Loss - Models, Examples, Treatment

Psychological First Aid

Psychological First Aid - Manual

PFA - Handouts for Survivors



Ambiguous Loss

Loss, trauma, and resilience: therapeutic work with ambiguous loss - Pauline Boss

Art Therapy

Alive and Mortal

Cognitive Therapy

Undemoralize Yourself -

Narrative Therapy - Constructivist Models

Resiliency After Violent Death: Lessons for Caregivers

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