Web surfers hit the piece fairly often searching for information on the five stages of grief: Denial, Anger, Bargaining, Depression, and Acceptance (DABDA). No, I'm not a psychologist, and I don't play one on TV or the Net, but over my 45 years I've accumulated a small clearinghouse of information in my brain that, despite my flakiness, I seem to access easily when writing. Looking at recent visits to my piece on grieving, I decided supplying a list of resources to help families and individuals deal with grief, loss, trauma, and children's anxiety and fears would be helpful after Katrina. That list follows this commentary.
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