In this episode, grief expert, Mary Mac will share her experiences dealing with the death of four friends – two teenagers to drunk drivers, two college students to inoperable cancer, the murder of her former husband’s 11 year-old daughter, which took them on an 18 year journey to help solve the crime. It was these life experiences that led her to become involved in the field of bereavement. She will share how she overcame grief to live a healthy and productive life.
ABOUT MARY MAC
Mary is an award-winning author, speaker, private bereavement/grief coach, nationally-known crime victims’ rights advocate, and President of the Foundation for Grieving Children, Inc. She uses her expertise to assist the bereaved through her AskMaryMac.com website where her bereavement articles, blog and forums help hurting people better understand their journey.
Mary birthed the Foundation for Grieving Children as a response to the very real need to assist children regardless of how their family members had died. The Foundation for Grieving Children, Inc. is the first national public charity whose mission is to raise funds and provide grants to community-based organizations which assist, educate, counsel and comfort grieving children, teens, young adults and their families after the death of a loved one through any circumstances.