Andy Gilatz discusses Prolonged Grief Disorder on Shapes of Grief Podcasts

An intensely moving and revelatory memoir of enduring and emerging from exceptional griefWe know that grief never really goes away, we learn to live with it and accommodate it in our lives. For some people, about 5-10%, their grief can remain very intense and cause major disruption in their lives for a prolonged period of time; years and even decades. It is normal for grief to endure for years, but when it is debilitating and people find it impossible to readjust to the world after a loss, perhaps it is what has become known as Prolonged Grief Disorder. Here, Andy talks about how grief affected her in a debilitating way for two decades, after her husband Tom died.

Watch/listen to the interview with Andy Gilats, author of After Effects: A Memoir of Complicated Grief at Shapes of Grief. 

University of Minnesota Press Podcast

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