Life After Death, On This Side of Heaven follows the journey of the Thiel-Colvin family as they rebuild their lives after losing their husband and father at an early age. Written with the same spirit as Bitter and Sweet, Ms. Thiel offers a raw and honest account of the path she and her family have taken through their grief and loss. From the emotional turmoil, to the practical tasks of dealing with insurances, this is a must-read handbook for anyone struggling with moving forward after a devastating loss.
Darcy Thiel is a licensed Mental Health Counselor in New York State and an Aging Life Care Manager. She earned her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL. Thiel has been a couples and family therapist in West Seneca, NY since the mid-1990s and formerly an adjunct professor at Medaille College in Buffalo, NY. She also is an accomplished speaker and presenter on various topics throughout the Western New York area. She has used her personal experiences with divorce, remarriage with step-children and serving as chief caretaker during her husband’s terminal illness to further develop compassion and understanding for others.