Dealing With Grief During the Holidays

Diana Raab
4 min readDec 9, 2022


  • At least 35 percent of individuals don’t look forward to the holidays because of the loss of a loved one.
  • Grief is complicated and unpredictable. It’s important to give yourself time to grieve and heal from the loss of a loved one.
  • During the grieving process, it’s important not to isolate yourself but rather to make an effort to surround yourself with others.

The holidays are often a time for celebration, but when grieving the loss of a loved one, those emotions can…

Diana Raab

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