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Tambre Leighn

Tambre Leighn is a leading expert in coaching grief recovery. She is also a published author, speaker, and outspoken patient/caregiver advocate. Her background as a professional athlete and her personal experience caregiving for her late husband along with her struggles with grief-related depression after being widowed inspired Tambre to become a coach. Tambre’s online course, “Grief as a Pathway to Transformation,” recently launched on the personal development website DailyOm.com which also features courses by leading experts such as Deepak Chopra and Debbie Ford. Tambre has developed a model for Grief Recovery that helps clients design a path to address external changes loss initiates as well as internal emotional work that is a part of healing from loss. A key component is helping clients reconnect with a passion for life so they can find purpose. Through this work, she assists clients in designing a future they can be excited about while honoring the past and what has been lost in a healthy way. Reach her at tambre@wellbeyondordinary.com

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Beyond Williams and Rivers, the Everyday Superstars: The Caregivers

Over the past few weeks, we’ve lost two major comedic forces, Robin Williams and Joan Rivers, both of whom brought great joy and laughter to our world. Accolades and impact […]

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Honoring Robin Williams

Experiencing sadness or grief can come from feeling that something is missing, something has been lost. When you think about someone now gone who inspired you, made a difference in […]

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Widow Copes with Holidays by Serving Herself, Others

Here it comes…and every year, earlier than ever…the dreaded arrival of the holiday television commercials.  In my world, retailers hoping to extend the buying season are simply extending the length […]

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Healing Through Art: One With the Universe

It was the last painting.  I didn’t see it until it was done.  When Gary finally unveiled the long canvas, there were no words.  I hoped the tears in my […]

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Husband’s Art During Illness Reflects Days of Hope

In the early days of painting in the basement of our Vancouver rental, my husband’s canvases were filled with darker colors and hues. The small lower left corner often harbored […]

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Nine Years Later, She Savors Visits to ‘The Missing Place’

There are days and times and moments in between the larger slices of my life I find myself in the missing place.  I have made incredible strides recreating myself after […]

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The Healing Power of Creativity

When my late husband and I first began dating, he set clear boundaries with regard to his time. Sundays during football season were off limits. He was an avid fan […]

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