Grief is a Process

Grief is a Process Soon after the death of a loved one, many people start wondering, "how long is this pain going to last?" "How long will it be until I feel something close to closure?" or "When will I just start to feel like my old self again?" The truth is that in grief [...]

Grief is a Process 2018-08-10T14:44:50+00:00

2018 Seeds of Hope Remembrance Program

2018 Seeds of Hope Remembrance Program Since 2010, hundreds of families have attended the Annual Seeds of Hope Remembrance Program sponsored by Baue Funeral Homes, Crematory and Cemetery in St. Charles, Missouri. This year, families will have an opportunity to participate in the planting of wildflower seeds in memory of their loved one. This tribute is designed to leave a [...]

2018 Seeds of Hope Remembrance Program 2018-05-11T11:06:40+00:00

Transforming Seasons of Grief

Transforming Seasons of Grief There is so much to love about living in Missouri. One of the best is the ability to witness the dramatic change of seasons. Right now spring is upon us and there is so much to see. Robins and Cardinal birds flitting in the trees, green grass growing like a soft [...]

Transforming Seasons of Grief 2018-04-17T13:17:24+00:00

Emotional Crayons: 4 Activities for Children

In my experience working with individuals who struggle with grief and trauma, I find that it is common to struggle with knowing where to begin processing these experiences.  An idea came to me as I helped my child sift through her crayons and markers, throwing out the dried-up markers and deciding what to do with [...]

Emotional Crayons: 4 Activities for Children 2018-03-18T20:33:13+00:00

Finding Strength During the Process of Grief

There are times during our process of grief that we may feel and think that we just don’t have what it takes to get through one more day…. however, somehow, we do. We find the strength somewhere deep within ourselves to “soldier on.” It could be getting up and getting showered and dressed that is [...]

Finding Strength During the Process of Grief 2018-02-02T10:35:06+00:00

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group

The Center for Hope & Healing alongside Baue Funeral Homes has developed a complimentary 6-week group designed to meet the needs of those who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth, or the death of an infant under one year of age. On Wednesdays from 6:00pm - 7:30pm beginning January 24, the Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group will beet [...]

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support Group 2018-03-18T20:33:14+00:00

Center for Hope & Healing Welcomes a New Counslor

Jessica Vogler MS, MAC, PLPC Trauma Therapist 314-328-4702 License number:2015043971 Supervisor: Sonya Paramore LPC 2007022552 The Center for Hope and Healing recently welcomed Jessica Volger with the intention of meeting the current need to serve children in the area.  Jessica has experience working with children in a school-based setting, through intensive outpatient treatment, and in private practice.  She [...]

Center for Hope & Healing Welcomes a New Counslor 2018-03-18T20:33:14+00:00

Helping others as they navigate through their grief.

This past week I was helping a young man who was beside himself with grief. He had lost a best friend and was grieving deeply his sudden and traumatic loss. Amazingly what had prompted his call was not because he was having difficulty with his own grief but rather OTHERS were having trouble with his grief. [...]

Helping others as they navigate through their grief. 2018-03-18T20:33:15+00:00