#48 | Dr. Joseph Stern | Working with People in Grief

Sep 1, 2023

Parent Projects - Aging In America
Parent Projects - Aging In America
#48 | Dr. Joseph Stern | Working with People in Grief




Today, we have neurosurgeon Dr. Joseph Stern with us, sharing his lessons on losing capabilities and capacity while choosing to maintain vitality and purpose in life. Dr. Joseph Stern has decades of experience as a neurosurgeon, and wrote the book “Grief Connects Us”. Join us as we talk about grief and break down ways to tackle and understand grief.

Dr. Joseph Stern’s Website: www.josephsternmd.com


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00:00 – Intro

00:47 – Welcome to the Show

02:12 – Dr. Stern’s Call to Action

07:30 – What is Grief?

11:39 – Reconstitution

15:31 – Physician’s Approach to Grief

20:09 – Finding Hope

22:30 – The Importance of Being Connected

25:51 – How to Prepare for Grief

30:37 – Grief is Constant

33:48 – Talking About Tough Topics

42:27 – Prolonged Grief

44:26 – How Do You Want to be Remembered?

49:04 – Showing Kindness

53:40 – What Do We Need to Talk About?

55:24 – Wrap Up

57:43 – Outro



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