Video: Prescribing normative stages of grief (Hedtke & Winslade, 2008)

Length: 5 minutes

Lorraine and John question Kübler-Ross’s (1969) stages of dying (along with other primary authors supporting of this work) and show how the work is so well known that it is not uncommon for people to calibrate their grief experience against the expectations drawn from the work

Video: Multiple stories about grief (Hedtke & Winslade, 2008)

Length: 10 minutes

Lorraine discusses therapeutic stories that are comforting, invigorating, sustaining, and (dare we say it) even at times beautiful. Her narrative way of working upends the focus on the 'surviving suffering' and letting go narrative.