In this video I am interviewed about men and how they might grieve, following bereavement or any form of loss. I hope this provides insight and understanding into male responses and their ways of coping, in order to best equip family, friends and colleagues to be as supportive as possible. Video of men and grieving ...

Bereavement is a psychic amputation. Just as one might lose a limb, initially you can’t function effectively and all you can see 24/7 is that it isn’t there. Gradually, you learn to compensate and adapt and have moments when you forget. But always you have times, often unexpectedly triggered, when you are reminded that the limb is missing. So too with our sorrow. You never ‘get over’ the person having died, but you adapt to breathing without them, somehow, but not quite intact anymore. Death...