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  1. Communicating at the End of Life

    Finding Magic in the Mundane

    By Elissa Foster

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This enlightening volume provides first-hand perspectives and ethnographic research on communication at the end of life, a topic that has gone largely understudied in communication literature. Author Elissa Foster’s own experiences as a volunteer hospice caregiver form the basis of the book....

    Published October 19th 2006 by Routledge

  2. When Professionals Weep

    Emotional and Countertransference Responses in End-of-Life Care

    Edited by Renee S. Katz, Therese G. Johnson

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Diverse leaders in the field of death, dying, and bereavement, address the issues surrounding the intersection of the personal and the professional in the unique context of end-of-life care. End-of-life care (EOL) is a specialized area of work that crosses a number of academic and professional...

    Published March 15th 2006 by Routledge

  3. A Season of Grief

    By Bill Valentine

    This unique book celebrates a long-term, interracial relationship and details the everyday struggles of a surviving partner trying to carry on in a radically changed world.A Season of Grief chronicles the author's emotional descent after the violent death of his partner of 21 years. Bill...

    Published February 6th 2006 by Routledge

  4. African American Grief

    By Paul C. Rosenblatt, Beverly R. Wallace

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    African American Grief is a unique contribution to the field, both as a professional resource for counselors, therapists, social workers, clergy, and nurses, and as a reference volume for thanatologists, academics, and researchers. This work considers the potential effects of slavery, racism, and...

    Published April 26th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Widow to Widow

    How the Bereaved Help One Another, 2nd Edition

    By Phyllis R. Silverman

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Widow to Widow shares the experiences of widows who have found comfort and continuity in mutual-help and community support programs. In the second edition of her pioneering text, Phyllis Silverman brings the success of the original widow-to-widow program into the 21st century, preparing a new...

    Published September 28th 2004 by Routledge

  6. The Pain of Helping

    Psychological Injury of Helping Professionals

    By Patrick J. Morrissette

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    The purpose of The Pain of Helping is to provide a source that identifies, condenses, and consolidates information pertaining to psychological injury. In addition to providing details regarding construct definition, information pertaining to symptomatology, assessment instruments (e.g. structured...

    Published July 27th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Group Work with Adolescents After Violent Death

    A Manual for Practitioners

    By Alison Salloum

    This manual for facilitators of teen grief groups and other mental health professionals, addresses the unique needs of adolescents experiencing traumatic reactions in the aftermath of violent death. Including information on all types of violent death, this practical guide addresses issues of...

    Published June 28th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Voices of Bereavement

    A Casebook for Grief Counselors

    By Joan Beder

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Voices of Bereavement presents counselors with specific, sometimes unusual bereavement situations and their subsequent treatment. Joan Beder blends theoretical content with suggestions for intervention, helping the reader appreciate how theory informs practice. In addition, a section on counselor...

    Published May 28th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Helping Teens Work Through Grief

    2nd Edition

    By Mary Kelly Perschy

    The second edition of Helping Teens Work Through Grief provides a more complete and updated manual for facilitators of teen grief groups. It includes additional background information about developmental aspects of teens, the process of grief, aspects of trauma and its effects on teens, the value...

    Published May 11th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Helping Bereaved Parents

    A Clinician's Guide

    By Richard G. Tedeschi, Lawrence G. Calhoun

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    This book provides a concise, yet comprehensive guide to effective work with bereaved parents, combining a broad overview of current research, theory, and practice with the authors' own extensive clinical experience. Transcripts of individual, couple, and group meetings illustrate the delicate...

    Published November 19th 2003 by Routledge