Mental Illness Happy Hour

426 Grief Support Mistakes - Megan DeVine LMFT

March 15, 2019139 min
The licensed therapist shares about the well-meaning but misguided "cult of positivity" after tragedies, emotional dissonance, grief support, having difficult conversations and how she dealt with the sudden death of her partner 10 years ago. More About Our Guest the main Refuge in Grief website Our Grief Revolution page on Patreon  the writing your grief course and the adorable and educational How to Help a Grieving Friend animation.    If you use affiliate links, my book is on amazon here. If you don’t, you can direct people to the website    Social media handles are all @refugeingrief (IG, TW, FB)   Support Our Sponsors! This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp online counseling.  To get a free week go to  Must be 18. This episode is sponsored by MadisonReed hair color kits.  For 10% off your first kit plus free shipping go to and use offer code MIHH This episode is sponsored by SquareSpace.  Head to for a free trial.  When you're ready to launch use offer code MENTAL for 10% off your first purchase of a website or domain. Paul's SquareSpace site for his music and dog pictures is This episode is sponsored by PolicyGenius.  To take the hassle and confusion out of comparing insurance policy quotes go to and save 40% doing it.  WAYS TO HELP THE PODCAST ______________________ Subscribe via iTunes and leave a review.  It costs nothing. ————————————————————————— Spread the word via social media.   It costs nothing. Our website is our FB is and our Twitter and Instagram are both @Mentalpod  -------------------------------------------------------- Become a much-needed Patreon monthly-donor (with occasional rewards) for as little as $1/month at    Become a one-time or monthly donor via Paypal  or Zelle (make payment to ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Try Our Sponsor’s Products/Services ---------------------------------------------------

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