Knowing the right thing to say to someone who is grieving doesn’t come naturally. In this article, David Pogue asked a group of people to recount some helpful things people said or did when they were in mourning – and to share some things that were decidedly unhelpful.
For the rest of the story, visit What to Say (and What Not To Say) to Someone Who’s Grieving at the New York Times.
Estate Planning attorney, Terry Garrett, is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and is active in the Texas and Austin Bar Associations. She graduated with honors from Cornell University. She was on the Dean’s List at Wharton Business School. She earned her J.D. at Columbia Law School, receiving the Parker Award and a Mellon Fellowship.
She assists families of people with special needs, people planning for the retirement years and people administering estates.