Michelle Linn-Gust

Michelle Linn-Gust, Ph.D., Past President of the American Association of Suicidology, has spent the past twenty years educating people worldwide about coping with loss and change following the suicide of her younger sister. Her eighth book, Conversations with the Water: A Memoir of Cultivating Hope, chronicles her grief journey as she moves forward beyond the suicide and loss field. Her first book, based on Denise’s suicide, Do They Have Bad Days in Heaven? Surviving the Suicide Loss of a Sibling, inspired siblings around the world in their survival after a loved one’s suicide. She writes the weekly Good Causes column for The Naperville Sun newspaper and helps people accomplish their goals through her life coaching practice. Learn more about Michelle at www.inspirebymichelle.com.



Farrah, Michael, Bonnie, and Denise, 26 Jun 2009

Michelle Linn-Gust: Notice Signs that Loved Ones are Still Here, 01 Jan 2009

Struggling to Survive Brother’s Suicide, 31 Oct 2008

When a Sibling Dies by Suicide, 01 Jul 2008