I Wasn't Ready to Say Goodbye by Brook Noel
Surviving, Coping and Healing After the Death of a Loved One

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Now there is a hand to hold...

Each year about eight million Americans suffer the death of a close family member. The list of high visibility disasters, human suffering and sudden loss in long and will continue to grow. From TWA Flight 800 to Egypt Air 990, from Oklahoma City to Columbine, daily we face incomprehensible loss. Outside the publicized tragedies there are many families and individuals that are suffering behind closed doors in our neighborhoods, in our own homes, in hospital waiting rooms. Now for those who face the challenges of sudden death, there is a hand to hold written by two women who have experience sudden loss.

In a book that will touch, comfort, uplift and console, authors Brook Noel and Pamela D. Blair, Ph.D. explore sudden death and its role in the cycle of life. Tapping the personal histories of both authors and numerous interviews, I Wasn't Ready to Say Goodbye shows grieving readers how to endure, survive and grow from the pain and turmoil surrounding human loss.

For survivors this valuable book provides a rock-steady anchor from which to weather the storm of pain and begin to rebuild their lives.

About Brook Noel

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Pamela D. Blair, Ph.D. is a psychotherapist and pastoral counselor with a private practice in Hawthorne, NY. She has been a faculty member at many prestigious learning facilities such as the New York Open Center in New York City, Wainright House in Rye New York and the Interface Institute of Cambridge, MA. She is the director of the Divorce Resource Network, and former publisher of the Surviving Divorce newsletter. As a therapist, she is known for her innovative personal growth workshops and support groups. Her spiritual-oriented programs provide a forum for participants to gain and understanding of their losses and to successfully recreate their lives.A faculty member of New York's Open Center and Wainwright House, Pamela Blair is a psychotherapist and co-author of three previous books including Living with Grief (Champion Press, 2004). Pamela D. Blair, Ph.D. is a psychotherapist and pastoral counselor in private practice in Hawthorne, NY. She is the Director of the Divorce Resource Network, a columnist for Single Living magazine and a Contributing Editor for Divorce Magazine. She has appeared on many radio and television shows including Geraldo.
Published January 1, 2000 by Champion Press (WI). 304 pages
Genres: Self Help, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Parenting & Relationships, Romance. Non-fiction

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