Articles by Bob Baugher

Coping with the Holidays

Holidays used to be a wonderful time of year. The death of your child may have changed much of the way you move through the last weeks of the year. In this article, we will look at how bereaved parents coped…

Does Grief Really Go Away?

Of course, you know the answer to the question in the title. In this article, I want to review many of the ways that grief does not go away. When you approach people who’ve not experienced a significant death in…

The Cruel Trick of Grief

On May 12, 2000, Adam Petty, grandson of famous race car driver Richard Petty, was killed instantly when the throttle of his race car stuck and sent him head-on into a wall. He was 19. A few days later, while…

Waiting for Hope

Hope: what an amazing word. What does it mean? Type hope into Google and you get 562 million hits. tells us that it is “to want something to happen or be true and think that it could happen or…

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