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Coping with Loss

Living with disability or chronic illness often means living with loss - along with the loss of abilities often come the loss of jobs, friends, even family relationships. We know what it is like to live with loss and we hope that our tips and strategies will help you to cope with your losses and live your life with dignity and hope.

 

"Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all human affairs into account you will find that some comfort is to be derived from them."  ~  Saint Basil

Coping with Loss
Giving Yourself Away
  When you're diagnosed with a chronic illness, it changes your life — FOREVER! What do you do about that? Shelley Peterman Schwarz doesn't want you to pull inside yourself and mope in an ever shrinking..

A Mother's Story
  When I was first diagnosed with MS, my children were young. Read how I faced the challenges of watching my children grow in ability while I was losing my own...

From Diagnosis to Acceptance: My Journey
  Learning to live with a chronic illness like multiple sclerosis has been the hardest challenge of my life. I didn't have any role models. And, because I had the chronic progressive form of MS...

Coping with Life's Unexpected Turns - Wisconsin Woman Interview
  Shelley Peterman Schwarz as interview by Debra Morrill of Wisconsin Woman magazine.


   
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