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  1. 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 27th 2004 by Routledge

  2. 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 27th 2004 by Routledge

  3. 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 10th 2004 by Routledge

  4. 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 18th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Katie's Diary

    Unlocking the Mystery of a Suicide

    Edited by David Lester

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Katie's Diary is a unique analysis of the diary left behind by a young woman who has committed suicide. As compared to suicide notes, which are typically brief, Katie's diary consists of five separate books, an opportunity to look into the mind of a suicide from a source of data that is...

    Published October 26th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Wrapped in Mourning

    The Gift of Life and Donor Family Trauma

    By Sue Holtkamp

    Series: Series in Trauma and Loss

    Based on 15 years of experience working with organ procurement organizations and donor families, Wrapped in Mourning addresses the heretofore unexplored subject of organ donor family trauma. This book covers the issues surrounding organ donation, including the history of organ transplantation, how...

    Published December 13th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Negotiating a Good Death

    Euthanasia in the Netherlands, 2nd Edition

    By Joan K Parry, Carlton Munson

    Social Work Theory and Practice with the Terminally Ill, second edition, takes a compassionate look at ways that social workers can help dying people and their families. The social workers who work most effectively with terminally ill patients and their families are the ones who best understand the...

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Grief Education for Caregivers of the Elderly

    By Harold G Koenig, Junietta B Mccall

    Through firsthand accounts and research, Grief Education for Caregivers of the Elderly focuses on the education, training, and support of individuals who care for the elderly. This book provides caregivers with methods to cope with grief and loss and will help educators design programs that meet...

    Published November 5th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Suicide Prevention

    Resources for the Millennium

    Edited by David Lester

    This study presents an evaluation of the past, present and future of suicidal behaviour and efforts to prevent or facilitate suicide. Authors from the varying disciplines of psychology, sociology and psychiatry analyze suicide in the opening chapters. Through the exploration of the roles of these...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. The Hospice Heritage

    Celebrating Our Future

    By Inge B. Corless, Zelda Foster

    Through The Hospice Heritage: Celebrating Our Future, physicians, nurses, social workers, and clergy will find unique examples to give patients the attention, care, and understanding they need at that time in their life. Since 80 of people who die do so without the support of a hospice program,...

    Published November 22nd 1999 by Routledge