Even though pregnancy and infant loss are common, society shrouds them in secrecy and even shame—starving grieving women and their partners of much-needed support.
Women may leave the hospital feeling like strangers in their own bodies, facing postpartum life without a baby in their arms. And the well-intentioned but hurtful comments from loved ones may make them feel lonelier than ever.
Learn the 4 L’s to help you grieve:
Listen in as Rachel helps you create a game plan for when a situation arises that can trigger the trauma of your loss.
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Rachel is the founder of Brave Mamas, an online community offering support to thousands of bereaved moms.
She is a well-known contributor to Still Standing Magazine and Pregnancy After Loss Support. She’s the creator of Unexpecting: A 4-week Grief Workshop for Pregnancy Loss for couples.
Her work and family have been featured by the Today Show, Upworthy, AdoptUSKids and Babble.
Rachel has experienced the loss of 5 pregnancies, as well as the unique grief of reunifying a foster sone with his birth family.
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