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12: Healing From Pain, Loss, and Trauma with Grief Recovery Specialist Anne-Marie Lockmyer

As human beings, we suffer loss on a daily basis, whether we realize it or not. This is especially true for individuals going through the divorce process. Although it can be difficult dealing with traumatizing circumstances,  there are ways to recover and regain hope.

Joining us for this conversation is Anne-Marie Lockmyer. Anne-Marie is an advanced certified grief recovery specialist, certified in critical incident stress debriefing, a certified trauma-integrative practitioner, the award-winning author of the best-selling book, When Their World Stops: The Essential Guide to Truly Helping Anyone in Grief, and the founder of the Grief and Trauma Healing Network.

What We Discussed in This Episode:

What can we learn from loss and trauma? Are tragic events always negative? Why, often times, people don’t even realize that they’ve experienced a type of loss Should negative emotional events be treated like physical injuries? Why many people don’t know how to interact with someone who is grieving? The importance of dealing with loss the right way instead of forcing oneself to “get over it” Why and how a divorce can cause severe trauma What type of freedom comes with opening up your heart and truly dealing with your trauma? What is the first step in overcoming with trauma?