The 12 Days of Grief – Day Eleven

Grief Tips for surviving the holidays
The Twelve Days of Grief, Day 11

See all the Days of Holiday Grief here.

Meaningful touch is an essential part of human communication.

Support can be expressed and received through a pat on the shoulder, holding a hand, or embracing.

The physical and psychological benefits of touch are well documented and simple contact can, in a very real way, remind others that they’re not alone.

Be open to respectful, meaningful touch.

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