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Good Grief with Cheryl Jones

Good Grief with Cheryl Jones

Wednesday at 2 PM Pacific

April 18th 2018:Losing Amma, Finding Home

Losing a loved parent leaves us feeling displaced and unmoored, unsure where home is. But what if that parent has died a world away, soon after you have left her? Not long after Uma Girish moved to the U.S. her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer in India. Navigating her illness and death, and then grief was especially challenged at such a distance. What does support look like when you are new to a country and when all you have known well is inaccessible to you? How do you find your way in such an unfamiliar landscape? This new territory brought new ways of thinking and cultivated a streng

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Uma Girish

Uma Girish is a Grief Guide and Award-Winning Author. She supports women who are grieving a loss, whether it is the death of a loved one, the end of a relationship, the loss of a dream, or watching a parent die. Her first book, Understanding Death: 10 Ways to Inner Peace for the Grieving, was an attempt to answer the question: ‘What happens when we die?’ Her transformational memoir Losing Amma, Finding Home: A Memoir About Love, Loss And Life’s Detours was published by Hay House and won Honorable Mention in the 2015 Chicago Book Awards. Her third book Lessons From Grace: What A Baby Taught Me About Living And Loving will be published by Hay House in 2018/2019. Uma is also co-founder of the
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2264/good-grief-with-cheryl-jones 24/04/2019 02:00 24/04/2019 03:00 Good Grief with Cheryl Jones https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2264/good-grief-with-cheryl-jones Losing a loved parent leaves us feeling displaced and unmoored, unsure where home is. But what if that parent has died a world away, soon after you have left her? Not long after Uma Girish moved to the U.S. her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer in India. Navigating her illness and death, and then grief was especially challenged at such a distance. What does support look like when you are new to a country and when all you have known well is inaccessible to you? How do you find your way in such an unfamiliar landscape? This new territory brought new ways of thinking and cultivated a strength and resilience which was at first unpredicted. And this led to a life dedicated to supporting others, especially women, as they grieved their losses. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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