Some common answers to the questions…

 

What is Grief? The internal experience caused by the death of someone loved.  Normal symptoms are Feelings (Emotions),Physical Sensations, Cognitions (Thoughts) and Behaviors.

What is Mourning?  The outward expression of grief and bereavement.(Memorials, gatherings, rituals, etc.)

What is Bereavement? The physical, emotional, cognitive, social, and spiritual state caused by the death of someone loved.