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The Experience Called Grief. Gary D. Smith, MAEd. Five Stages of Normal Reaction to Loss. Denial Anger Bargaining Depression Acceptance. Photo by Ken Ross. Death brings a flood of feelings and emotions to each person in their own way!. Feeling.

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the experience called grief

The Experience Called Grief

Gary D. Smith, MAEd.

five stages of normal reaction to loss
Five Stages of NormalReaction to Loss
  • Denial
  • Anger
  • Bargaining
  • Depression
  • Acceptance

Photo by Ken Ross


A sense of knowing or an impression on the mind

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A mental and bodily reaction accompanied by a strong feeling

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stages of grief


the loss



the pain


Experiencing the pain

Re-adjusting to the loss


Finding a way to move on

Stages of Grief
acknowledging the loss may be hard
Acknowledging the Loss May be Hard
  • Shock
  • Disbelief
  • Confusion
  • Anxiety
  • Panic

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children acknowledging the loss
Children Acknowledging the Loss
  • Anger
  • Frustration
  • Questioning
  • Guilt
  • Copying the behaviors of others

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adults acknowledging the loss
Adults acknowledging the loss
  • Anger
  • Frustration
  • Guilt
  • Blaming others
  • A sense of loss of control

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The Faces of Grief are Different

in Each Person

Disorientation Phase

  • Despair
  • Lowered self-esteem
  • Pre-occupation
  • Loneliness
  • State of disequilibria
  • Tearful

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bargaining experiencing the pain
Bargaining / Experiencing thePain
  • Disorientation
  • Fear
  • Loss of Control
  • State of Limbo
  • Frustration
  • Vulnerable

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depression with the pain
Depression / With the Pain
  • Helplessness
  • Hopelessness
  • Resentment
  • Bitterness
  • Emptiness
  • Sadness

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bargaining and adjustment adaptation
Bargaining and Adjustment( Adaptation )
  • Re-adjusting to the loss
  • Struggling with new roles

and responsibilities

  • Envy
  • Yearning
  • Missing

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acceptance a sense of healing
Developing a new


New Relationships

New Activities

New Hope

A Sense of Healing

Acceptance a Sense of Healing

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acceptance reconciling the loss
Acceptance Reconciling The Loss
  • Hope for the future
  • Growth from the trial
  • Healing from the heart
  • Remembering with less pain

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rainbows give us hope for the future and build bridges over our trials
RainbowsGiveUsHopeForThe FutureAndBuildBridgesOverOur Trials.

there is life after grief
There Is Life After Grief