Fort Collins, CO – Companion Press announces the publication of a new book entitled First Aid for Broken Hearts by renowned grief educator Dr. Alan Wolfelt.

Life is both wonderful and devastating. It graces us with joy, and it breaks our hearts. If your heart is broken, this book is for you.

Whether the reader is struggling with a death, break-up, illness, unwanted life change, or loss of any kind, this book will help them understand their predicament as well as figure out what to do about it. Loss may be an unavoidable part of human life, but it doesn’t have to prevent anyone from living well. Actually, if the reader adopts this guide’s basic principles, revealed and tested by one of the world’s most beloved grief counselors, they will even go on to thrive. This powerful book is the perfect gift book for funeral homes and hospices to give to the families they serve.

Author, educator, and grief counselor Dr. Alan Wolfelt serves as Director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition in Fort Collins, Colorado. The author of Grief One Day at a Time, Understanding Your Grief, and many other books for grief caregivers and mourners, Dr. Wolfelt is committed to helping people mourn well so they can live well and love well. He is available for interviews on the normal, necessary journey through heartbreak and on healing through active mourning.

First Aid for Broken Hearts is available in both softcover and e-book formats. To order and to learn more about Dr. Wolfelt’s books on grief and loss, visit or call (970) 226-6050.