Phyllis Kosminsky, PhD

Phyllis Kosminsky, PhD, a clinical social worker specializing in grief, loss and trauma at the Darien, Connecticut-based Center for Hope/Family Centers, a nonprofit organization. She also is in private practice in Pleasantville, New York. She is coauthor (with John R. Jordan) of Attachment Informed Grief Therapy: The Clinician’s Guide to Foundations and Applications and author of Getting Back to Life When Grief Won’t Heal (McGraw-Hill).


Getting Back to Life After the Death of a Spouse

The death of a spouse is among the greatest sources of grief. We not only lose the person who may…


Expressing Sympathy: Dos and Don’ts

It’s often difficult to know just what to do or say when offering your condolences, and you certainly don’t want…