About Mindy Cassel, Ph.D., C.T.

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Mindy Cassel, Ph.D., C.T., is Executive Director and Co-Founder of the Children's Bereavement Center® (CBC). She is a Licensed Psychologist and Certified Thanatologist. As Executive Director, she oversees the CBC's operations, management, planning, and financial development. Dr. Cassel's professional career in the Miami community spans more than 30 years, during which she has worked with individuals, families, and children in the areas of loss, trauma, rehabilitation, and life transition.

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Boston Marathon Attacks: Getting Through a Tragedy's Aftermath

Boston Marathon Attacks: Getting Through a Tragedy’s Aftermath

April 15, 2014 with

Boston Marathon attacks leaves horrific physical, mental wounds; ‘being part of a horrific event like this is like being in a war’

How to Cope With the Holidays When Grieving

How to Cope With the Holidays When Grieving

December 18, 2013 with

One-year anniversary of Newtown shootings last weekend; how do you grieve and not let your sadness overwhelm the joy in your family?

Connecticut Shooting Leaves 26 Dead, Including 20 Kids

Connecticut Shooting Leaves 26 Dead, Including 20 Kids

December 14, 2012 with

Obama: ‘Our hearts are broken today’; how parents and specialists can talk to kids about such an ordeal

Clackamas Town Center Shooting: How to Help Those Grieving

Clackamas Town Center Shooting: How to Help Those Grieving

December 13, 2012 with

3 people dead after masked gunman tears through Oregon shopping mall; ‘those involved are all victimized’

Oakland School Shooting: How to Get Through Aftermath

Oakland School Shooting: How to Get Through Aftermath

April 3, 2012 with

Dr. Mindy Cassel, Co-Founder of the Children’s Bereavement Center, on how parents, students and others can handle such tragedies

Ohio School Shooting: Those Involved 'Are All Victimized'

Ohio School Shooting: Those Involved ‘Are All Victimized’

February 28, 2012 with

Children’s Bereavement Center Co-Founder Dr. Mindy Cassel on how to get through and recover from such a ‘senseless act’

The Children of 9/11, by Dr. Mindy Cassel

The Children of 9/11, by Dr. Mindy Cassel

September 4, 2011 with

Co-Founder of the Children’s Bereavement Center on the children of 9/11

Casey Anthony Not Guilty; How to Now Grieve for Caylee Anthony

Casey Anthony Not Guilty; How to Now Grieve for Caylee Anthony

July 6, 2011 with

Children’s Bereavement Center director says courtroom proceedings often add to families’ trauma when dealing with the loss of a child

Grief After 9/11: The Illusion of Closure, by Dr. Mindy Cassel

Grief After 9/11: The Illusion of Closure, by Dr. Mindy Cassel

May 2, 2011 with

Bin Laden’s death may not bring closure to 9/11 victims’ loved ones, but more anger, victimization

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