• Adjusting to Life After the Loss of a Child

  • Coping, Healing and Understanding the Emotions of Grief
  • By: Lora C. Mercado
  • Narrated by: Patty Souza
  • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
  • 3.9 out of 5 stars (8 ratings)

1 title per month from Audible’s entire catalog of best sellers, and new releases.
Access a growing selection of included Audible Originals, audiobooks and podcasts.
You will get an email reminder before your trial ends.
Your Premium Plus plan is $14.95 a month after 30 day trial. Cancel anytime.
Buy for $6.95

Buy for $6.95

Pay using card ending in
By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Publisher's Summary

Learning how to cope with the loss of a child is an extremely difficult and painful experience. The author, Lora C. Mercado, lost her son in 2003 due to a congenital heart defect. Throughout this book, she will share with you some of the things that have helped her through this journey of grief and healing, as well as other valuable tips that she has learned through research and other parents who have lost a child.

Chapters include:

  • A Mother's Love Explained
  • A Father's Grief
  • Planning a Funeral
  • Miscarriage, Infant Loss
  • After a Long Illness
  • Losing Multiple Children
  • Losing an Adult Child
  • Tragic Death, Path of Healing
  • Keeping Their Memory Alive
  • Helping Siblings with Loss
  • Differences in Spouse Grief
  • What to Do with Their Room
  • Moving On
  • Strengthen Your Marriage After Loss
  • Grief of Extended Family
  • Natural Grief Therapies
  • Tips to Help the Grieving
  • Poems and Quotes
  • Grief Support Resources
©2015 Lora C Mercado (P)2015 Lora C Mercado

What listeners say about Adjusting to Life After the Loss of a Child

Average Customer Ratings
Overall
  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    4
  • 4 Stars
    1
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1
Performance
  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    4
  • 4 Stars
    1
  • 3 Stars
    1
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1
Story
  • 3.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    2
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1

Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews.

Sort by:
Filter by:
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars

N/A

Listened to aid in my grief for my son. This is a good listen, as It gives ideas when I'm at a loss on what to do right now. Thank you.

  • Overall
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    1 out of 5 stars

not worth it

this is a very short and vague book. not helpful at all. don't recommend this