Dealing with Unresolved Grief

By: Tom Gallagher
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

People that have just experienced the death of a loved one, often find it difficult to cope with the loss. Many prefer joy over sadness or life over death. This is why people find it challenging to deal with unresolved grief after someone they loved has passed away. This is mainly because situations like these change our lives completely, and we cannot handle dealing with them.

How People React To Grief Post Loss

The things that we experience when you are grieving are usually normal. For example, people feel loss of energy & appetite or that they are trapped in a nightmare. It is normal for you to have such reactions. However, it is essential that pain and grief fade away over some time.

The grief can have a serious impact on your health if you don’t deal with it at the right time in the right way. You can have a tough time coming to terms with the death of a loved one when you are dealing with unresolved grief. Here are some ways in which you can cope with unresolved grief:

  • It is important to know that there is no right or wrong way when it comes to dealing with the death of a loved one. It is crucial that you keep up with all the things you do daily. This will help you with the healing process.
  • Do not push the people who love you away. Seeking their support will help you deal with the loss in a better way.
  • Another important thing is maintaining your health. Eating right and taking care of your body is crucial.
  • You should have a clear idea about the difference between grief and depression. If you are dealing with depression, it is important that you get help from a therapist.

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