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Techniques of Grief Therapy: Creative Practices for Counseling the Bereaved (Series in Death, Dying, and ...
Techniques of Grief Therapy is an indispensable guidebook to the most inventive and inspirational interventions in grief and bereavement counseling and therapy. Individually, each technique emphasizes creativity and practicality. As a whole, they capture the richness of practices in the field and the innovative approaches that clinicians in diverse settings have developed, in some cases over decades, to effectively address the needs of the ...
The Bereaved Parent
Harriet Sarnoff Schiff
Practical supportive advice for bereaved parents and the professionals who work with them, based on the experiences of psychiatric and religious counselors.
Bereaved Children and Teens: A Support Guide for Parents and Professionals
Bringing together fourteen experts from across the United States and Canada, Bereaved Children and Teens is a comprehensive guide to helping children and adolescents cope with the emotional, religious, social, and physical consequences of a loved one's death. The result is an indispensable reference for parents, teachers, counselors, health-care professionals, and clergy. Topics covered include what to say and what not to say when explaining ...
The Bereaved Parents' Survival Guide
Juliet Cassuto Rothman
Continuum International Publishing Group
Rothman addresses the issues bereaved parents are likely to face, from marriage break-ups, handling the grief and guilt of siblings, dealing with well-meaning friends and relatives, to how to deal with the lost child's room and belongings.
Companioning the Bereaved: A Soulful Guide for Counselors & Caregivers
Alan D. Wolfelt PhD CT
Renowned author and educator Alan Wolfelt redefines the role of the grief counselor in this guide for caregivers. His new model for "companioning" the bereaved gives a viable alternative to the limitations of the medical establishment, encouraging counselors and other caregivers to aspire to a more compassionate philosophy. This approach argues that grief need no longer be defined, diagnosed, and treated as an illness but rather should be an ...
A Guide for the Bereaved Survivor
Caring People Pr
If you are looking for a basic Grief 101 book, this 58-page guide is for you. On each even-numbered page is a brief description of a grief reaction (denial, shock, guilt, anger). One each facing page is a list of suggestions for that reaction. This book is especially helpful to the bereaved person who desires grief information without a great deal of reading. Many readers order additional copies to give away.
Goodnight Dear: The Unsentimental Diary Of A Bereaved Husband
Maïté Humphries-Farge died on January 14th 2011, quite suddenly and without warning. She was not targeted by a serial killer or the victim of some vampire boyfriend's nemesis because this was not fiction. This was merely the kind of day-to-day family tragedy that barely makes the local news. This is the story of the first year after Maïté's death, as told in diary entries made by her husband, recounted in the hope that anyone involved in a ...
Buddhist Care for the Dying and Bereaved
Since its beginning, Buddhism has been intimately concerned with confronting and understanding death and dying. Indeed, the tradition emphasizes turning toward the realities of sickness, old age, and death - and using those very experiences to develop wisdom and liberating compassion. In recent decades, Buddhist chaplains and caregivers all over the world have been drawing on this tradition to contribute greatly to the development of modern ...
Helping Bereaved Children, Third Edition: A Handbook for Practitioners (Social Work Practice with Children ...
The Guilford Press
This acclaimed work describes a range of counseling and therapy approaches for children who have experienced loss. Practitioners and students are given practical strategies for helping preschoolers through adolescents cope with different forms of bereavement, including death in the family, school, and community. Grounded in research on child therapy, bereavement, trauma, and child development, the volume includes rich case presentations and ...
Creative Interventions for Bereaved Children
When children enter therapy because they have experienced the death of a family member or close friend, they are at a very vulnerable time in their lives. They are often anxious about the therapeutic process and reluctant to talk directly about painful feelings. Activities that are creative and play-based can engage children and help them to express their thoughts and feelings. This book provides grief counselors with creative interventions to ...
White Eagle's Little Book of Comfort for the Bereaved
White Eagle Pub Trust
White Eagle s Little Book of Comfort is essential reading for anyone who has lost a loved one. In this new collection of the most comforting, helpful and informative passages of White Eagle s teaching on death, White Eagle deals with the subject so many of us long to understand: life after death. He guides us through the experience of passing into the world of light; helping us to make a beautiful spiritual contact with our loved ones there.
Beauty Tips for the Bereaved: A Survival Guide
The Teddy Bear Weasel, 2013
Beauty Tips for the Bereaved is the hilarious coming-of-age story of a young woman born to generations of poverty, who overcomes depression, a cutthroat custody battle, and her father's decline from hepatitis C to emerge triumphant. Part postmodern fiction, part survival guide for those who find themselves possessing a life that just won't obey the laws of gravity. For the girl who has worried about her beauty regimen in a mental hospital or ...
My Gift of Light: A Bereaved Mother's Loving Pilgrimage from Skeptic to Psychic Medium
Quality Of Life Publishing Co
Sandy Wiltshire was an average mom who never gave much thought to spiritual matters such as life after death. She considered herself an agnostic and skeptic when it came to new-age topics. But when her daughter was killed by a reckless driver, Sandy fell
Love Lives On: Learning from the Extraordinary Encounters of the Bereaved
Almost everyone who has lost a loved one has had the inexplicable feeling that the deceased was somehow present. This is normal for grieving individuals - and a sign that our loved ones never truly leave us. In this important book, Dr. Louis E. LaGrand, a leader in the field of grief counseling, shares insights and true stories of this phenomenon, offering comfort, reassurance, and hope in the face of sorrow. Dr. LaGrand explores the methods ...
Hope For Bereaved: Understanding, Coping and Growing Through Grief
Therese S. Schoeneck
Hope For Bereaved, Inc.
HOPE FOR BEREAVED: Understanding, Coping and Growing Through Grief was written by bereaved people for bereaved people who have experienced the death of an infant, child, spouse, parent, sibling, relative or friend by accident, illness including AIDS, murder and suicide. It contains realistic, helpful articles. Relatives, friends and professionals gain insights about grief and learn ways of reaching out to the bereaved.
The Ministry of Lament: Caring for the Bereaved
Dr. Gene Fowler
For pastors and congregations, caring for those who are grieving is a very important but difficult job. Gene Fowler believes that the church needs a theological understanding of bereavement that can inform the ministry of caring for grieving people. The heart of The Ministry of Lament addresses the relationship between bereavement and the Christian faith in the service of caring ministry. Throughout the book, Fowler brings the psalms of lament ...
Part of Me Died Too: Stories of Creative Survival Among Bereaved Children and Teenagers
Virginia Lynn Fry
A moving and eloquent chronicle of eleven children, ranging from toddlers to teenagers, who have lost family or friends shows how drawing, music, and other rituals can help the grieving process, offering creative strategies for dealing with loss.
Messages from the Afterlife: A Bereaved Father's Journey in the World of Spirit Visitations, Psychic-Mediums, ...
North Atlantic Books
A father watches his teenage son step out the door on a hiking trip, not knowing that this is the last time he would see him.... A journal of grief, despair, and ultimately, hope, this book tells the story of every parent's nightmare--the sudden death of a child--and a father's search for meaning in a seemingly random world of psychics and skeptics. Expanding on territory covered in his 2008 memoir of his son's death Soul Shift , Messages from ...
Comforting the Bereaved
Ministering to the mourning is one of the most taxing and delicate duties of a pastor. What minister can forget feeling helpless when conducting his first funeral service - or when calling on grieving family members from his first church? Comforting the Bereaved will help both ministers and concerned lay people give God's comfort to those who hurt. It deals with death and grief from a biblical and psychological perspective and also ...
Breaking the Rules of Grief: A Bereaved Mother's Journey
In "Breaking the Rules of Grief, A Bereaved Mother's Journey" Shannon Harris takes you along on her complicated story of a young mother who loses her son to cancer. Through an honest and unfiltered examination of society's stereotypes on bereavement this book offers alternative ideas for fellow bereaved parents to cope with their loss. Detailing the unspoken rules of grief as they pertain to the loss of a child, Harris tackles topics including ...
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