Grief Brain: What It Is, Symptoms, & How to Cope

Amy DeGurian, Field Education Coordinator and Faculty Instructor, authored an article for Choosing Therapy about how everyone deals with grief after the death of a loved one. This emotion can become overwhelming and debilitating in numerous ways. A lesser known phenomena is called grief brain. Experts describe it as your brain being overloaded with thoughts of grief, sadness, loneliness, etc. Grief brain affects memory, concentration, and cognition. Read more.