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Make Room for Joy

I was visiting a patient years ago who always managed to have a smile on her face even when she was having hard days. She told me, “You have to make room for joy. Everyone has their share of sorrow and pain, but we can’t let it take up all the space in our lives. In...

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Beauty And Blessings Surround You

Joseph Campbell was an American Mythologist, lecturer, and author. He wrote many books on comparative mythology and religion, the most famous of which is probably The Hero with a Thousand Faces. He had a gift for extracting profound psychological and spiritual meaning...

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The Endeavor of Love

There is no endeavor more important, no skill more valuable, no part of our lives more essential for our fulfillment than our capacity to love. Love guides us through difficulties in our relationships. Love infuses our work with purpose and meaning. Thomas a’ Kempis...

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The Small Stuff Adds Up

Marion Wright Edelman is a national leader who has made a tremendous impact on our world. The first African-American woman admitted to the Mississippi Bar, tireless advocate for civil rights and social justice, key figure in the development of Head Start, and founder...

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Goodbye Autopilot – Hello Progress

Do you ever have those days when you just “dial it in?” When you do the minimum, and let everything else slide? Most of us do. Sometimes it is easy to go on automatic pilot with our lives, and then days and weeks and months go by and we wonder why we are not making...

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Empath Health Upcoming Events

Apr
25
Tue
1:00 pm Spouse Loss: Retirement Years Gr... @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Service Center, Sanctuary Bldg 602
Spouse Loss: Retirement Years Gr... @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Service Center, Sanctuary Bldg 602
Apr 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The loss of a spouse can be one of the greatest losses an individual can grieve. This group grief session focuses on individuals who are grieving the loss of their spouse. While grief is a highly individualized experience, participation in a … Continue reading
5:30 pm Adult Loss of a Parent Group Gri... @ Brentwood Senior Living
Adult Loss of a Parent Group Gri... @ Brentwood Senior Living
Apr 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
While grief is a highly individualized experience, participation in a support group often helps the healing begin. We try to keep these groups small, 15 people, so that everyone can fully participate and benefit from the sessions. Adult Loss of … Continue reading
5:30 pm Spouse Loss: Any Age Group Grief... @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Service Center, Gathering Place
Spouse Loss: Any Age Group Grief... @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Service Center, Gathering Place
Apr 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The loss of a spouse can be one of the greatest losses an individual can grieve.These group grief sessions are focused on anyone grieving the loss of their spouse. While grief is a highly individualized experience, participation in a support … Continue reading
6:00 pm Grief #101: Steps to Healing @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Community Service Center, Volunteer Room
Grief #101: Steps to Healing @ Suncoast Hospice | Empath Health Community Service Center, Volunteer Room
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Anyone who is experiencing the loss of a loved one is welcome to join the Grief #101 Steps to Healing group grief counseling. While grief is a highly individualized experience, participation in a support group often helps the healing begin. … Continue reading
Apr
26
Wed
10:00 am General Bereavement Group Grief ... @ Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church
General Bereavement Group Grief ... @ Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Anyone who is experiencing the loss of a loved one is welcome to join this general bereavement group grief counseling. While grief is a highly individualized experience, participation in a support group often helps the healing begin. We try to … Continue reading

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