Death is More than a Loss of Person: Its Steals Our Hope

And complicates our grief

A friend texted me this morning. Her mother died yesterday.

And my heart broke.

Relationships with family are rarely simple. Each person is not just a familiar presence but also occupies an important role. Mother is an archetype that embodies unconscious longing, needs, and…



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Kerry McAvoy, PhD

Psychologist & Author of LOVE YOU MORE. Follow on Tiktok/IG for narcissistic abuse tips & advice. Email: