Permission to Grieve - Shelby Forsythia

Jan 9th, 2020 | Episode 131

In 2013, Shelby Forsythia was barely into her twenties when her mom died of cancer. This loss propelled her into a search for information, understanding, and community. In that search, Shelby wrote Permission to Grieve, created a podcast, Coming Back: Conversations on Life After Loss, and started a grief coaching practice. We talk about grief as rebellion, stolen wallets, and queer identity and grief.

Shelby's website:

The Coming Back episode we did on supporting grieving children and teens:

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