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Recent Obituaries

Glenn Highum 06/20/2018

Glenn Highum, age 86, of New Richmond, WI died on...

Roger Esperson 06/01/2018

Roger Esperson 06/01/2018

Roger Espersen died peacefully on June 1, 2018 in Apache...

Judith Todd 06/15/2018

Judith Todd, age 75, of River Falls died Friday, June...

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Who is Your Support?

Who is Your Support?

By Chaplain Julia Rajtar, MAPS, BCC   When a loved one dies, we often turn to family members to support us in our grief.  Those who know us best should be able to support us in our time of pain and sorrow.  Much to my astonishment, this is not always the case.   Though family

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Grief & Healing

Who is Your Support?

Who is Your Support?

By Chaplain Julia Rajtar, MAPS, BCC   When a loved one dies, we often turn to family members to support us in our grief.  Those who know us best should be able to support us in our time of pain and sorrow.  Much to my astonishment, this is not always the case.   Though family

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A Special Grief Program for the Community with Molly Tomony

A Special Grief Program for the Community with Molly Tomony

Presents a special Grief Program for the Community with Molly Tomony (MA, ATR-BC, LPC), child and family trauma art therapist,  Assistant Professor Art Therapy, Edgewood College                        Community Presentation:  Coping with Sudden & Traumatic Loss: A Program for those who have suffered a traumatic loss, (of a child,

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How Do I Know I’m Getting Better?

How Do I Know I’m Getting Better?

by Chaplain Julia Rajtar, MAPS, BCC   Grief affects us body, mind, and spirit.  Grief has been described as a roller coaster of emotions, a wave the engulfs you, an ever-changing sea of experiences, and a place with no ceiling, floor, walls or protection.   We experience physical reactions, psychological reactions, social reactions, emotional reactions, spiritual

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