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  1. Violent Death

    Resilience and Intervention Beyond the Crisis

    Edited by Edward K. Rynearson

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    This book pulls together a definitive collection of work on the theory and practice of clinical, spiritual, and emotional support after the experience of violent death - counseling beyond the crisis. Over the past decade, there have been countless publications devoted to crisis response, crisis...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Behind the Badge

    A Psychological Treatment Handbook for Law Enforcement Officers

    Edited by Sharon M. Freeman Clevenger, Laurence Miller, Bret A. Moore, Arthur Freeman

    This volume is the logical follow-up to the military treatment handbook: Living and Surviving in Harm’s Way. Sharon Freeman Clevenger, Laurence Miller, Bret Moore, and Arthur Freeman return with this dynamic handbook ideal for law enforcement agencies interested in the psychological health of their...

    Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Loss and Change (Psychology Revivals)

    Revised Edition

    By Peter Marris

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1974, then reissued in 1986 with a long introduction by the author, which developed the analysis in the light of recent theory and related it to work done in the field since its first publication. The late Peter Marris shows how understanding grief can help us to understand...

    Published August 21st 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Price of Love

    The selected works of Colin Murray Parkes

    By Colin Murray Parkes

    Series: World Library of Mental Health

    In the course of a long career Colin Murray Parkes, one of the most important and influential psychiatrists working in the field of bereavement and loss, has produced a body of work which can be considered truly ground-breaking. His early studies involved working alongside John Bowlby in the...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Aspects of Grief (Psychology Revivals)

    Bereavement in Adult Life

    By Jane Littlewood

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    How do bereaved people come to terms with their loss? What factors are important in successful coping? The death of a loved one is one of the most painful experiences that we have to encounter. If the loved one is a child or partner the experience can be especially devastating. How do we cope? Do...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Counseling Widowers

    By Jason M. Troyer

    Series: The Routledge Series on Counseling and Psychotherapy with Boys and Men

    Working with widowers can be one of the most challenging parts of a therapist’s career. Despite the need for better research and professional guidance, therapists have often been left alone to confront a group struggling with high rates of suicide, mortality, physical health problems, and...

    Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of Stress, Trauma, and the Family

    Edited by Don. R. Catherall

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    The Handbook of Stress, Trauma, and the Family is broken down into three sections, compiling research, theory and practice. The first section focuses on how traumatic stress affects intimate others, what familial characteristics affect individual susceptibility to trauma, as well as evaluation of...

    Published February 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Bereavement Care for Families

    Edited by David W. Kissane, Francine Parnes

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Grief is a family affair. When a loved one dies, the distress reverberates throughout the immediate and extended family. Family therapy has long attended to issues of loss and grief, yet not as the dominant therapeutic paradigm. Bereavement Care for Families changes that: it is a practical resource...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Grief and the Expressive Arts

    Practices for Creating Meaning

    Edited by Barbara E. Thompson, Robert A. Neimeyer

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    The use of the arts in psychotherapy is a burgeoning area of interest, particularly in the field of bereavement, where it is a staple intervention in hospice programs, children’s grief camps, specialized programs for trauma or combat exposure, work with bereaved parents, widowed elders or suicide...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Responses to Terrorism

    Can psychosocial approaches break the cycle of violence?

    Edited by Colin Murray Parkes

    Why do responses to terrorist attacks often perpetuate cycles of deadly violence? Can an understanding of the psychology of these cycles help us to break them? Drawing on clinical experience of the care of people and communities affected by violence and disasters and on advances in cognitive and...

    Published December 13th 2013 by Routledge