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Are all types of grief the same?

Are all types of grief the same?

It’s a very common assumption that all types of grief are kinda the same i.e. that the grief of death and the grief of a relationship ending and the grief of the end of a career, etc, are all just different degrees of the same thing.  And therefore that all the same information and advice applies.

It really isn’t that simple and it’s one of the issues with the way the word ‘grief’ is used.

If you’re wondering if my thoughts and advice can help you with types of grief other than for a death then take a look here: