Claire Bidwell Smith
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Claire Bidwell Smith

Claire Bidwell Smith is a therapist specializing in grief and the author of three books of nonfiction: The Rules of Inheritance (Penguin 2012), After This: When Life is Over Where Do We Go? (Penguin, 2015) and the forthcoming Anxiety: The Missing Stage of Grief (Da Capo, 2018).

The Rules of Inheritance has been published in 18 countries and is currently being adapted for film. Claire has written for various publications including The New York Times, Salon.com, Slate, Chicago Public Radio, The Huffington Post, Psychology Today and Yoga Journal. Claire lives in Santa Monica with her two daughters and leads numerous workshops and retreats around the country. www.clairebidwellsmith.com

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    • Anxiety: The Missing Stage of Grief

    • A Revolutionary Approach to Understanding and Healing the Impact of Loss
    • By: Claire Bidwell Smith
    • Narrated by: Claire Bidwell Smith
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    A groundbreaking audiobook exploring the little-known yet critical connections between anxiety and grief, with practical strategies for healing, following the renowned Kübler-Ross stages model....

    Regular price: $28.50

    • After This

    • When Life Is Over, Where Do We Go?
    • By: Claire Bidwell Smith
    • Narrated by: Claire Bidwell Smith
    • Length: 6 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 76
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 74

    Claire Bidwell Smith follows The Rules of Inheritance with After This - an exploration of the afterlife that is part personal and part prescriptive, an invitation on a journey into the unknown....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Healing, awe inspiring, riveting, LOVED IT!

    • By Jesse Herbert on 02-02-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • The Rules of Inheritance

    • By: Claire Bidwell Smith
    • Narrated by: Claire Bidwell Smith
    • Length: 7 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32

    A resonant memoir of the ways untimely good-byes echo through the years by a writer who has considered every nuance of grief....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Book

    • By A. Campero on 01-13-13

    Regular price: $24.50

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