Sandy Fox

Sandy Fox has won four finalist awards for her recent book "Creating a New Normal...After the Death of a Child" with over 80 coping articles and a huge resource section. One award is from USA Book News in the Health/Death and Dying Category for 2010. The second award is from ForeWord Reviews in the Health Category for 2010. The third is from Royal Dragonfly Book Awards. The most recent finalist award is for the self-help category of the 2011 Indie Book Awards. She is also the author of another grief book, "I Have No Intention of Saying Good-bye." “I Have No Intention of Saying Good-bye” tells the stories of 25 sets of parents and how they moved on with their lives after the death of their child, offering hope and survival techniques. Sandy has headed two national bereavement conferences for childless parents and spoken for many years at Compassionate Friends National conferences, POMC and across the U.S. to a variety of bereavement groups. She also writes articles for the Open to Hope site, EZ articles, and Journey through grief newsletter in addition to her own weekly blog: www.survivinggrief.blogspot.com. Sandy can be contacted at [email protected] to set up any speaking engagements or to ask any questions related to surviving the death of a child. Sandy was a guest on the radio show “Healing the Grieving Heart“ discussing: “I have no intention of Saying Good-Bye: Coping Techniques for the Now Childless.” To hear Sandy being interviewed on this show by Dr. Gloria & Dr. Heidi Horsley, click on the following link: www.voiceamericapd.com/health/010157/horsley010407.mp3



Random Acts of Kindness, 28 Nov 2014

Sleeping Habits After a Child’s Death, 13 Aug 2014

From Malaysia to Syria to the U.S., the World Grieves, 23 Mar 2014

Expressing Emotions Through Crying, 20 Mar 2014

Mom Wears a Mask on Halloween, 28 Oct 2013

A Father’s Day Perspective, 16 Jun 2013

Father’s Day Tough for Those Who Lost Child, 05 Jun 2013

Grief Has No Borders, 14 May 2013

Springtime Thoughts Lead to Children Who Have Died, 19 Apr 2013

The Inevitable Question: How Many Children Do You Have?, 20 Feb 2013

Garage Sale Grief, 02 Dec 2012

10 Reactions to the Death of a Child, 08 Aug 2012

What Will Happen to our Possessions After We Die?, 28 May 2012

10 Ways To Save Your Marriage After a Child’s Death, 05 Mar 2012

A Valentine Wish for Bereaved Parents, 12 Feb 2012

We Never Lose the People We Love, 11 Dec 2011

10 Years Later, 9/11 Memories are Razor Sharp, 11 Sep 2011

Our Children are Always With Us in Spirit, 21 May 2011

Movie Review: ‘Rabbit Hole’, 07 Feb 2011

Honoring a Deceased Child on Valentine’s Day, 07 Feb 2011

Elizabeth Edwards Helped Others Who Had Suffered Child-Loss, 08 Dec 2010

Share Your Memories With Family of the Deceased, 16 Nov 2010

Googling Your Child’s Name, 13 Sep 2010

Telling the Positive Story of Your Deceased Child’s Life, 10 Jul 2010

Finding a Cause Helps Those Who are Grieving, 22 Apr 2010

How to Maintain a Marriage After Child-Loss, 03 Mar 2010

How Couples Grieve Differently After a Child-Loss, 11 Jan 2010

Don’t Say You’re ‘Fine’ When You’re Not, 19 Dec 2009

Helping Bereaved Parents Cope, 18 Nov 2009

Saying Inappropriate Things to Bereaved Parents, 08 Nov 2009

“New Song” Organization Helps the Bereaved, 01 Nov 2009

How the Phases of Grief Worked for Bereaved Mom, 24 Oct 2009

When Will I Feel Better?, 14 Oct 2009

Strength Survives Losing a Child, 04 Oct 2009

Using a Recovery Program vs. Support Groups, 27 Sep 2009

Rituals, 16 Sep 2009

Angel Moms, 08 Sep 2009

Handling Guilt Reactions, 29 Aug 2009

Grief Groups vs Reading Books, 22 Aug 2009

Moon Walk Memories, 21 Aug 2009

Death of Dog Compared to Child’s Death, 18 Aug 2009

Finding Support in Grief, 15 Aug 2009

Poem: Dedication, 06 Aug 2009

Divorce Rate Among Bereaved, 04 Aug 2009

The Grieving Father, 29 Jul 2009

Grief Support on the Web, 18 Jul 2009

Signs from our children, 11 Jul 2009

A Message of Hope, 04 Jul 2009

Learning from Others, 28 Jun 2009

Old Friends Never Forget, 17 Jun 2009

Helping Yourself Out of Grief, 14 Jun 2009

TCF Changes Many Lives, 08 Jun 2009

Others Share Ways To Help Bereaved, 08 Jun 2009

Writing Condolence letters, 06 Jun 2009

Knitting Circle Gives Hope To Author, 30 May 2009

Sharing My Child With the World, 13 May 2009

How Can We Help You?, 29 Apr 2009

A Gift of Remembrance, 22 Apr 2009

Slideshow and Music: Keepsake of Memories, 16 Apr 2009

Corresponding With Bereaved Parents, 13 Apr 2009

Reminiscing…, 31 Mar 2009

Comfort, 30 Mar 2009

Mentioning Deceased Child’s Name is a Gift to Mom, 30 Mar 2009

Springtime…cleaning and remembering, 28 Mar 2009

Continuation of Issues for Childless Parents, 22 Mar 2009

Unique Aspects of Losing an Only Child, 16 Mar 2009

When Words Become Precious Gifts, 05 Mar 2009

Remembering in Maui, 28 Feb 2009

Time Doesn’t Heal, But it Softens the Blow, 13 Feb 2009

Organ Donation Can Ease Pain of Child-Loss, 24 Jan 2009

Bereaved Mother Seeks Grief Group After Death of Infant, 23 Dec 2008

Making Choices, 23 Nov 2008

Starting your own support group, 24 Oct 2008

Writing Condolence Letters, 10 Oct 2008

January 4, 2007: I Have No Intention of Saying Good-Bye: Coping Techniques for the Now Childless – Sandy Fox, 04 Jan 2007

Teaching Others About Our Grief by Sandy Fox, author of “I Have No Intention of Saying Good-Bye”, 04 Jan 2007