Resources & Articles

Week Two At A Glance

Week Two At A Glance

We remain active and in contact with our participants through various virtual platforms, although our physical center is closed. We’re staying flexible in meeting the needs of our clients who are not only often isolated in their grief but also isolated in these current uncertain…

NASW Conference Update

NASW Conference Update

The National Association of Social Workers held their 2020 Annual Conference last week. Due to COVID-19, the conference moved from an in-person meeting to a virtual conference. Full Circle was represented by Executive Director, Allyson Drake and our Clinical Social Work Intern, Caroline Lavoie, MSW…

Staying Connected Through Social Distancing

Staying Connected Through Social Distancing

By Carrie Schaeffer, LCSW, Perinatal Bereavement Services Manager “We human beings are social beings. We come into the world as the result of others’ actions. We survive here in dependence on others. Whether we like it or not, there is hardly a moment of our lives…

Ways to Support Grieving Children During This Global Crisis

Ways to Support Grieving Children During This Global Crisis

By Rachel Melhorn, LCSW, Family Bereavement Services Coordinator We recognize the challenges many parents are facing as they are tasked with closures to businesses and schools. Below are some tips to support children who are grieving during this challenging time.  Please do not hesitate to…

Grief & Feelings of Loss During COVID-19

Grief & Feelings of Loss During COVID-19

By Allyson England Drake, M.Ed, CTFull Circle, Founder and Executive Director During this period of uncertainty, we’re all experiencing some level of loss – loss of routine, loss of income, loss of control, and a loss of safety and security. Because of “social distancing” we’re…

Coping with Change and Loss

Coping with Change and Loss

This booklet, created by the National Alliance for Grieving Children (with the support for Alex Cares for Grieving Youth) is a great resource for families to explore as we encourage everyone to prioritize self-care. Full Circle is committed to supporting our community during this challenging…