Allison Gilbert

Allison Gilbert

New York, New York

Allison Gilbert

Allison Gilbert

I am here to reimagine...

the opportunities we all have to keep the memory of our loved ones alive.

My Story

I'm the author of numerous books including, Passed and Present: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive. I serve on the Board of Directors for the National Alliance for Grieving Children and the Advisory Board for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, the preeminent national organization providing grief support to families of America’s fallen heroes. On my popular grief and resilience blog, ...
I'm the author of numerous books including, Passed and Present: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive. I serve on the Board of Directors for the National Alliance for Grieving Children and the Advisory Board for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, the preeminent national organization providing grief support to families of America’s fallen heroes. On my popular grief and resilience blog, I feature Q & A’s with some of the most notable names in our culture today including, Arianna Huffington, Jon Stewart, and bestselling authors Gretchen Rubin, Dani Shapiro, and Susan Orlean. My other books include, Parentless Parents: How the Loss of Our Mothers and Fathers Impacts the Way We Raise Our Children and Always Too Soon: Voices of Support for Those Who Have Lost Both Parents. I'm also co-editor of Covering Catastrophe: Broadcast Journalists Report September 11.
I'm the author of numerous books including, Passed and Present: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive. I serve on the Board of Directors for the National Alliance for Grieving Children and the Advisory Board for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, the preeminent national organization providing grief support to families of America’s fallen heroes. On my popular grief and resilience blog, I feature Q & A’s with some of the most notable names in our culture today including, Arianna Huffington, Jon Stewart, and bestselling authors Gretchen Rubin, Dani Shapiro, and Susan Orlean. My other books include, Parentless Parents: How the Loss of Our Mothers and Fathers Impacts the Way We Raise Our Children and Always Too Soon: Voices of Support for Those Who Have Lost Both Parents. I'm also co-editor of Covering Catastrophe: Broadcast Journalists Report September 11.

Upcoming Reimagine events

Previous Reimagine events

Passed and Present: Finding Hope After Loss

August 25, 2022

Passed and Present: On Men's Grief

July 28, 2022

Passed and Present: On Widowhood

June 30, 2022

Passed and Present with Allison Gilbert, Jean Chatzky and Kathryn Tuggle

May 26, 2022

Passed and Present with Allison Gilbert and Corey Kennard

April 28, 2022

Passed and Present with Hope Edelman and Dr. Jillian Horton

March 31, 2022

Passed and Present with Maria Quiban Whitesell

February 24, 2022

Passed & Present with Allison Gilbert and Bonnie Carroll

January 27, 2022

Passed & Present with Allison Gilbert and Alvin Clayton

December 16, 2021

Passed & Present with Rebecca Soffer and Michelle Sprott

November 18, 2021

Passed & Present with Allison Gilbert and Megan Devine

October 28, 2021

Passed & Present with Mary Fetchet and Wanda Irving

September 30, 2021

Passed & Present with Allison Gilbert & Claire Bidwell Smith

July 29, 2021

Passed & Present with Allison Gilbert & Zibby Owens

August 26, 2021

Passed & Present with Allison Gilbert & Leslie Gray Streeter

June 24, 2021

Passed & Present w/ Allison Gilbert, Vicki Jay & Tyler Feder

May 27, 2021

Passed and Present with Allison Gilbert & Alica Forneret

April 29, 2021

Passed and Present with Allison Gilbert & David Kessler

March 25, 2021

Passed and Present with Allison Gilbert & Dr. BJ Miller

February 25, 2021

How to Write the Perfect Obituary

December 01, 2020

Enjoy & Preserve Your Most Sentimental Keepsakes

November 19, 2020

How to Plan a Virtual Memorial

December 07, 2020

Hope Edelman with Allison Gilbert, "The Aftergrief"

November 24, 2020
Irvington, NY

Objects & Heirlooms: Clearing Clutter & Staying Connected

August 11, 2020
Irvington, NY

Photos: Meaningful Strategies for Organizing & Digitizing

July 28, 2020
Irvington, New York

Grief & Anxiety: Best Ways to Survive & Thrive

July 21, 2020
Irvington, New York

Saying Goodbye: How to Organize Meaningful Virtual Memorials

July 14, 2020