Resources

Welcome to our resources page where we are bringing together articles, links, videos and anything else we come across which we feel might help you on your bereavement journey. 

These are materials specifically for the bereaved but may be of interest also to those seeking to support someone who is bereaved. 

If you are seeking to offer support to someone who is bereaved please see our Supporting Others page.

If you know of any other resources please email us at data@ataloss.org

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Susan Wallbank, Facing Grief. Bereavement & the Young Adult

Bereavement at Ages 18-28: Bereavement and the Young Adult

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Earl A Grollman, Straight Talk About Death for Teenagers

A book written for teenagers to help exlpain what to expect when you lose someone you love.

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Gerald Sittser, A Grace Disguised (Zondervan Publishing House, 2005)

An expanded edition of this classic book on grief and loss-with a new preface and epilogueLoss came suddenly for Jerry Sittser

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A Grace Revealed (Zondervan Publishing House, 2012)

A biography that has become a classic on the topic of grief and loss.

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CS Lewis, A Grief Observed (Faber & Faber, 1966)

Grief Observed comprises the reflections of the great scholar and Christian on the death of his wife after only a few short years of marriage.

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Nicholas Wolterstorff, Lament for a Son (William B Eerdmans Publishing Co, 1996)

The author of this book, lost his 25-year-old son Eric in a mountain climbing accident, has started the long, unwanted journey to come to terms with his grief

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Henri Nouwen, Our Greatest Gift. A Meditation on Dying and Caring (Hodder & Stoughton, 1994)

In these personal reflections, the author hopes to encourage those who are dying to die well and those who care for the dying to care well.

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Philip Yancey, Where is God When it Hurts? (Zondervan Publishing House, revised edition 1994)

Using examples from the Bible as well as the author's personal experiences, this expanded edition speaks to everyone for whom life sometimes doesn't make sense.

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Bob Gass, Joy Comes in the Morning (Synergy Publishers, 2004)

A book to help you on your bereavement journey

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Pete Greig, God on Mute (Survivor, Kingsway Communications)

God on Mute was written out of Pete's own experience of the miraculous power of prayer alongside the pain of unanswered prayer and the common human struggle

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Wendy Bray & Diana Priest, Insight into Bereavement (CWR, 2006)

Insight into Bereavement gives practical advice for these times in our lives and points to the eternal hope we have in God.

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Margaret Brownley, Grieving God’s Way (Thomas Nelson, 2012)

Grieving God's Way is a 90-day reader designed to bring hope and healing to those who have experienced loss.

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Sue Mayfield, Living With Bereavement (Lion Hudson, 2008)

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Albert Y. Hsu, Grieving a Suicide: A Loved One's Search for Comfort, Answers, and Hope

Hsu draws on the Christian faith to assist suicide survivors to the God who offers comfort in our grief

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Wendy Duffy, Children & Bereavement (Church House Publishing, 2003)

Children and Bereavement is essential reading for parents, teachers, clergy and others who may be involved in helping a child or teenager comes to terms with a death.

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Joey O’Connor, Children & Grief (Kindle, 2004)

Children and Grief offers parents a way to approach these tough questions with honesty, tenderness, and hope

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Janine Fair, Surprised by Grief (on being widowed young), (IVP, 2010)

Janine places her grief in the context of a transition in order to understand her 'voyage of hope', ending with gratitude to God for all she has received from his hands.

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Inside Grief: A Personal Journey: Hope for the Grieving and Those Who Care for Them

Inside Grief is a personal account of coping with grief through which the author reaches out to others in a similar position.

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Sue Mayfield, First Steps Through Bereavement (Lion Hudson, 2007)

Sue Mayfield provides practical and encouraging advice on coping with bereavement including how to get through the different stages of bereavement

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Faye Landrum, Acquainted with Grief, Encouraging Meditations for Times of Loss (Barbour Publishing, 2006)

Encouraging Meditations for Times of Loss

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The above resources are being listed by AtaLoss.org upon the recommendation of others.
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Bereavement puts enormous pressure on families and the support they receive makes all the difference. That's why Care for the Family is pleased to endorse the work of AtaLoss.org.

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Rob Parsons, Care for the Family

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We live in an age where we think death is an option.

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David Hockney, Artist

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Grief is the price we pay for love.

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Queen Elizabeth ll

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Grief is like a long, winding valley where any bend may reveal a totally new landscape.

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C S Lewis, A Grief Observed

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I really regret not talking about my mother's death

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Prince Harry

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The website offers a vital service to professionals as well as bereaved families.

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James MacDowell Scott - former funeral director

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It dawns on you quite suddenly that life is never, ever going to be the same again, that the whole world has changed in a moment.

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Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury

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The GrabLife weekend was a safe environment to speak openly with people who truly understand.

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GrabLife guest

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I can honestly say going on the GrabLife weekend was the best decision I had made since losing my partner.    

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GrabLife guest

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There is no such thing as ‘very few losses’. We’ve all had tons of losses and we need to take ownership of them. We can be overwhelmed by them and go under, or we can recognise them as integral to living.

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Jim Kuykendall, Bereavement Therapist

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Each one of us can be a creative survivor.

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Judy Tatelbaum, Author

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Having received a huge amount of support myself and seeing the work provided by AtaLoss, with such care and practicality, I’d like to contribute something too, that I might be helping others going through often bewildering loss.”

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Michael - participant in The Bereavement Journey