A Text-Based Approach to Bereavement Care (Conference Presentation)

Dr. Melissa Lunardini, Help Texts Chief Clinical Officer

National Alliance for Children's Grief (NACG) - 2024 National Symposium
18 June 2024

This presentation will report on grievers’ perceptions of the acceptability and helpfulness of Help Texts, an innovative, ongoing, expert, text-based grief support service aligned with a public health approach to bereavement care. The messages, grounded in contemporary models of grief and coping, provide support, information, and encourage engagement in adaptive coping behaviors.