Category: COVID-19

Grounding Techniques to Support Grieving Children

Grounding Techniques to Support Grieving Children

By Rachel Melhorn, LCSW, Registered Play Therapist Here at Full Circle, we talk a lot about “big feelings.” When we use this term, we are referring to grieving children’s struggles with emotional regulation. This may look like an extended tantrum, uncontrollable crying, fit of anger,…

Journaling for Healing

Journaling for Healing

By Britt Cowart, LCSW, Grief Services Director Grief journaling is one way of allowing ourselves the space for genuine healing to take place, whether we’re ready and willing to express ourselves to others or not.  Due to the copious amount of research suggesting that grief journaling…

Conversations About Grief: Grieving A Miscarriage

Conversations About Grief: Grieving A Miscarriage

By Carrie Schaeffer, LCSW, Perinatal Bereavement Services Manager Conversations About Grief (CAG) are a series of educational programs hosted by Full Circle professionals. In this week’s conversation, Carrie discusses grief after miscarriage. This CAG explores the feelings related to miscarriage and the impact that it has on…

Conversations About Grief: Grounding Techniques for Grieving Adults

Conversations About Grief: Grounding Techniques for Grieving Adults

By Stacia Macklin, LCSW, ACSW, Clinical Director Conversations About Grief (CAG) are a series of educational programs hosted by Full Circle professionals. This CAG, generously sponsored by Homelight, shares ways to reduce feelings of overwhelm and anxiety in adults and teens. Stacia will lead you through 5 Grounding…

Remembrance, Connection, and Self-Care

Remembrance, Connection, and Self-Care

By Melissa Weaver, LCSW The experience of grief remains one that perpetuates feelings of isolation, difference, fear, and uncertainty. This journey is often one filled with deep loneliness, disconnect, and raw pain. The process of remembrance brings forth both feelings of comfort and of great longling.  During…

A Month of Remembrance

A Month of Remembrance

At Full Circle, we know that every grief journey is different. We support grieving families, we raise awareness about the grief process, and we provide a safe place throughout that process. Grief has no time limit or schedule. We have seen COVID-19 change the world,…