People’s grief goes beyond deaths as a result of coronavirus pandemic

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU) - No matter what lifestyle people may have led previously, things have changed for almost everyone during the COVID-19 pandemic.

As a result of these changes, people are experiencing complicated and dynamic reactions to the loss of specific aspects of their lives.

Heather Servaty-Seib is a Purdue University professor who researches loss and grief experiences in both death and non-death situations.

She says grief is a multi-dimensional response, including emotional, social cognitive and physiological and it’s not the same for everyone...take a listen: