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Good Grief with Cheryl Jones

Good Grief with Cheryl Jones

Wednesday at 2 PM Pacific

February 24th 2016:Dear Dead Mother: Against Grieving in Silence

When Rachel Stephenson was five years old, her mother died in a car accident and never returned home. While the rest of her family was determined to "move on", replace her mom and maintain their silence, Rachel rebelled against their attempts to ignore the monumental vacuum her mother had left. She never lost the compelling desire to speak her grief, though her family never became comfortable with it. Although she went on to accomplish many things in the world seemingly unrelated to her loss, she always knew she'd some day speak about it and make grief a part of her mission in the world. She w

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Rachel Stephenson

Rachel Stephenson is a writer, speaker, educator, and administrator who is living fully with grief. She is currently the University Director of the CUNY Service Corps at The City University of New York, and her professional experience includes designing and implementing innovative experiential education programs in civic engagement, workforce development, and youth development; writing interactive curricula; facilitating/emceeing professional development workshops and special events; fundraising; and more at a range of educational institutions and non-profit organizations in New York City. She is married with three daughters. Though Rachel has not spent her career in the world of grief
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2264/good-grief-with-cheryl-jones 18/10/2017 02:00 18/10/2017 03:00 Good Grief with Cheryl Jones https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2264/good-grief-with-cheryl-jones When Rachel Stephenson was five years old, her mother died in a car accident and never returned home. While the rest of her family was determined to "move on", replace her mom and maintain their silence, Rachel rebelled against their attempts to ignore the monumental vacuum her mother had left. She never lost the compelling desire to speak her grief, though her family never became comfortable with it. Although she went on to accomplish many things in the world seemingly unrelated to her loss, she always knew she'd some day speak about it and make grief a part of her mission in the world. She wanted to share that grief could be a part of living fully. Now is her time to share her message; that when we're silent in grief, it can eat us alive, but when we speak our grief, it can become a part of the rich fabric of a full life. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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