Library Resource Center

We have a collection of resources that include DVDs, books and materials geared to a specific age group that offers answers to grieving and loss. These items may be checked out by our clients. We also offer referral information for other agencies that may offer services to assist during the time of loss.

The Grief Center recommends the following books and resources:

Adult Grief:
Understanding Your Grief: Ten Essential Touchstones for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart
Alan Wolfelt

Infant Loss:
Empty Cradle, Broken Heart: Surviving the Death of your Baby
Deborah Davis

Child Loss:
The Grieving Garden: Living with the Death of a Child
Suzanne Redfern

For Teens:
The Shared Grief Project
New York Life Foundation

Children’s Books:
The Scar
Charlotte Moundlic

The Invisible String
Patrice Karst

When Someone Very Special Dies: Children Can Learn To Cope With Grief
Marge Heegaard

We Were Gonna Have a Baby, But We Had an Angel Instead
Pat Schwiebert and Taylor Bills 

Suicide Loss:
Why People Die of Suicide
National Alliance for Grieving Children

Understanding Grieving Children:
When Children Grieve: For Adults to Help Children Deal with Death, Divorce, Pet Loss, Moving, and Other Losses…
by John W. James, Russell Friedman and Leslie Matthews

LMFT Conference Resources:

Jenga for Grief

Story Prompts

Grief Emotions Tree

Walk a Mile in My Grief Shoes

Tasks of Mourning

Developmental Grief Responses

DBT Grief House