Gratitude and Grief: Coping With Loss On Thanksgiving

When you are grieving, Thanksgiving can be a difficult time. While everyone else is eating turkey and pumpkin pie, you may feel left out, or sad thinking about the loved one that has passed away.

The absence of their presence can feel overwhelming when you’re used to spending time with them during the holidays.

But there are ways to honor your loved one’s memory during Thanksgiving and express gratitude for the time you were able to spend with them while also taking care of yourself.