John Romig Johnson, Ph.D, NCPsyA, IAAP, NYAAP
1020 Tyron Circle, Charleston, South Carolina 29414
When one suffers a painful loss it can powerfully disrupt a person’s life. My approach is to help the grieving person to experience the various stages of grief from the initial shock, to the feeling of growing numb, to the stabbing pain of grief to an acceptance of the loss and a reaffirmation of life. Together we will move through the feelings and allow sufficient time for mourning so that one comes to affirm the positive value of the lost one as well as renewing the activities and relationships still present in life. Any person, place, thing, status or bodily organ with which one is identified becomes part of that individual’s own self and the loss is a significant blow and requires serious ....