For Adults

We offer a peer support group for adults to discuss their own experiences, as well as the challenges of parenting grieving children and teens.

Here are some additional resources:

Resources for College Students
National Students of AMF Support Network: Supporting College Students Coping with Illness or Death

Resources for Adults

When Bad Things Happen to Good People, by Harold S. Kushner
After Suicide Loss:  Coping with your grief, by Bob Baugher, Ph.D. & Jack Jordan, Ph.D.
After the Death of a Child, by Ann K. Finkbeiner
After a Parent’s Suicide: Helping Children Heal, by Margo Requarth, Sebastopol Healing Hearts Press (
Bearing the Unbearable: Love, Loss, and the Heartbreaking Path of Grief  by Joanne Cacciatore                                                                                            Beyond Tears, Living After Losing a Child, by Ellen Mitchell
Children Grieve Too: a handbook for parents of grieving children and teens, by Lauren Schneider, LCSW (
Disenfranchised Grief, by Kenneth Doka
Grieving the Loss of Someone You Love: Daily meditations to help you through the grieving process. By Raymond R. Mitsch and Lynn Brookside
Grievers Ask, by Harold Ivan Smith
Healing Your Grieving Heart, by Alan Wolfelt
Helping Children Cope with Grief, by Alan Wolfelt
How to go on Living When Someone you Love Dies, by Therese Rando
Questions for Quiet Times, by Dillon Woods
Real Men Do Cry, by Erin Hipple
Saying Goodbye: How Families Can Find Renewal Through Loss, by Barbara Okun and Joseph Nowinski
Shadows in Winter: A Memoir of Love and Loss, by Dr. Eitan Fishbane
Tear Soup, by Pat Schweibert and Chuck Deklyer
This Thing Called Grief, by Thomas Ellis
The Grieving Child, A Parent’s Guide, by Helen Fitzgerald
The Journey Through Grief and Loss, by Robert Zucker
The Empty Room: Understanding Sibling Loss, by Elizabeth DeVita-Raeburn
What Does That Mean? by Harold Ivan Smith and Joy Johnson
Young Adults Coping with death, You Are Not Alone, by Jennifer Kaplan Schreiber
We Get It: Voices of Grieving College Students and Adults, by Heather L. Servaty & David C. Fajgenbaum
After Suicide Loss, written by Jack Jordan & Bob Baugher


Resources for Caregivers:

Adolescent Encounters With Death, Bereavement and Coping, Edited by David Balk and Charles A. Corr
Are You Like Me? A Children’s Book About Suicide, by Bobbie Kalman
Helping Bereaved Children, by Nancy Boyd Webb
Helping Grieving People: When Tears Are Not Enough, by J. Shep Jeffreys
Re-telling Violent Death, by Edward K. Rynearson
Violent Death: Resilience and Intervention Beyond the Crisis, Edited by Edward K. Rynearson