Adopting an integrative approach, this book acknowledges the importance of helping relationships in supporting this vulnerable group through periods of loss and bereavement.
Colin Murray Parkes and Holly G. Prigerson
Long recognised as the most authoritative work of its kind, this new edition is revised to take into account recent findings in the US and UK.
Barbara Monroe and Frances Kraus
This book addresses and explains the theoretical concepts and practical implications behind the idea of brief work with bereaved children and families.
This accessible book demonstrates how to support children through effective and sensitive communication, covering types of communication, language, information sharing, and overcoming common barriers.
This fully updated edition by a recognized expertfocuses on the individual in context, showing how relationships can alleviate suffering and maximise the chances of healing. A practical guide to those working with illness.
'The book provides an absorbing and challenging journey through the possible process involved in bereavement work, and encourages one to think broadly about how one can approach a bereaved person.
Jennifer Green and Michael Green
This completely updated and expanded second edition takes into account the recent changes in UK law and the impact of the Harold Shipman and Alder Hey enquiries.
Often people can react very differently to the same event, this book demonstrates how resilience can allow people to find constructive ways of dealing with difficult experience by using various cognitive behavioural therapy techniques.
Dying, Death and Grief is written for anyone who provides support to adults following bereavement.
Peter Hudson and Sheila Payne
This book provides an evidence-based, practical guide to enable health and social care professionals to assess and respond to family carer needs.
Susan Lendrum and Gabrielle Syme
Gift of Tears is intended for anyone who finds they have to cope, in the course of their daily lives, with the grief of others. It will prove invaluable to counsellors, therapists, mental health professionals and all those helping the bereaved.
This is a readable, engaging, and comprehensive book that will share the most important scientific and applied work on the contemporary scene with a broad international audience, and as such, it will be an essential addition to anyone with a serious interest in death, dying, and bereavement.
Written by acclaimed author Neil Thompson, Grief and its Challenges provides a theoretically rich and emotionally compassionate introduction to this complex topic.
J. William Worden
This highly anticipated fourth edition builds on the success of the previous editions which received worldwide acclaim for their sensitive, insightful, and practical approach to grief counselling.
This fully updated second edition of "Grief in Children" explains children's understanding of death at different ages and gives a detailed outline of exactly how the adults around them can best help them cope.
It is a common misconception that preschool children are not capable of experiencing grief in the same way that older children do. This book challenges this assumption, demonstrating that although young children may not express grief in the same way as older children, they still need to be supported through loss.
This text draws together a comprehensive evidence-base for supporting grieving people from a wide range of research, and applies it to a health and social care context.
Colin Murray Parkes
This book illuminates the structure and focus of thinking about love and loss, and sheds light on a wide range of psychological issues.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross D
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The authors deliver insights and advice designed to help readers normalise their lives and find the courage to continue. Featuring sections on sadness, hauntings, dreams, coping, isolation, children, healing, and even sex, ON GRIEF AND GRIEVING fuses practical wisdom with spiritual insight as it forges a path to wholeness.
This self-help book will prove invaluable to the recently bereaved, guiding them through the painful process of bereavement.
This book provides a practical introduction to setting up and facilitating bereavement support groups, giving facilitators the confidence to run a group. It guides the reader through all the stages of setting up a group, and examines different types of facilitation and the skills needed.
It is important that school teachers and staff know how to respond to bereavement and how they can best help the child. This short, easy to read book offers simple but important advice and guidance for school teachers and staff on what to do when a child is grieving.
This user-friendly book offers a practical framework for conversing with bereaved people, either with individuals or in a group setting.
Techniques of Grief Therapy is an indispensable guidebook to the most inventive and inspirational interventions in grief and bereavement counseling and therapy.
This book intends to expose shame for what it is, allowing clinicians to see that it is the central psychological force in the understanding of death and mourning.
An indispensible aid to the bereaved and the many professionals who work with them, this book is written in a clear and sympathetic style. It has been fully revised for this third edition to take recent research into account.
Renee S. Katz and Therese G. Johnson
This book contains an eclectic group of leaders in the field of death, dying, and bereavement, addressing the issues surrounding the intersection of the personal and the professional in the unique context of end-of-life care.
This book offers a fresh insight into working practices with children and young people who are experiencing the death of a family member, friend, school peer or in their social network.
Working with Loss and Grief provides a new model which makes clear connections between theory and practice.
Writing in Bereavement is a practical creative handbook that will assist counsellors, volunteers and others in their work with bereaved adults.