chapter  9
Living the Moment…Envisioning the Future
ByAnn Laverty
Pages 8

As a psychologist in post-secondary counseling, I have listened to many stories of emerging adults. I have witnessed profound changes over time about what it means to grow up, to navigate changing relationships, to find hope in a seemingly uncertain future, and to draw upon resilience in the face of overwhelming loss. By attending to those narratives, my understandings about emerging adults and bereavement are shaped.