While the holidays are meant to be a time of joy, for many people this time of year can be difficult. If you have experienced any type of loss in your life, as many of us have, you can probably relate. This article gives some great tips on ways to cope with the hardships that may come when dealing with a loss during the holidays. Always remember that you also don’t have to do this alone! If you are struggling to cope with grief, there are trained professionals who would be happy to help you through these hard times.