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Remembering Lives Conversations with the Dying and the Bereaved

Remembering Lives: Conversations with the Dying and the Bereaved

1st Edition

Lorraine Hedtke, John Winslade
July 30, 2004

Grief is frequently thought of as an ordeal we must simply survive. This book offers a fresh approach to the negotiation of death and grief. It is founded in principles of constructive conversation that focus on "remembering" lives, in contrast to processes of forgetting or dismembering those who ...

Loss, Grief, and Trauma in the Workplace

Loss, Grief, and Trauma in the Workplace

1st Edition

Neil Thompson, Dale A Lund
February 06, 2017

The workplace is not immune to the problems, pressures, and challenges presented by experiences of loss and trauma and the grief reactions they produce. This clearly written, well-crafted book offers important insights and understanding to help us appreciate the difficulties involved and prepare ...

A Cop Doc's Guide to Public Safety Complex Trauma Syndrome Using Five Police Personality Styles

A Cop Doc's Guide to Public Safety Complex Trauma Syndrome: Using Five Police Personality Styles

1st Edition

Daniel Rudofossi, Dale A Lund
February 06, 2017

"Cop Doc's Guide to Public Safety Complex Trauma Syndrome" is written in response to the need for an advanced, specialized guide for clinicians to operationally define, understand, and responsibly treat complex post-traumatic stress and grief syndromes in the context of the unique varieties of ...

Step into Our Lives at the Funeral Home

Step into Our Lives at the Funeral Home

1st Edition

Jo Michaelson, Dale A Lund
March 29, 2017

Many people are curious about what goes on behind the scenes at a funeral home. Add a live-in family to this scenario, and you'll Step Into Our Lives at the Funeral Home. Shh! Be quiet! There's someone at the door! Don't ever talk about anything you have seen or heard concerning someone's death ...

Wrestling with the Angel Literary Writings and Reflections on Death, Dying and Bereavement

Wrestling with the Angel: Literary Writings and Reflections on Death, Dying and Bereavement

1st Edition

Kent L. Koppelman, Dale A. Lund
March 29, 2017

Wrestling with the Angel addresses the human struggle to cope with death, dying, grief, and bereavement. The book includes essays, a one-act play, a short story, and poetry, including shape poems, rhyming, structured verse, and free verse. In the one-act play, an angel of death comes for a man who ...

Perspectives on Violence and Violent Death

Perspectives on Violence and Violent Death

1st Edition

Robert G Stevenson, Gerry R Cox
March 29, 2017

This book examines violence. It looks at the nature and types of violence, the causes of violence, and the emotional wake left by violent episodes. In the twentieth century, the world experienced two world wars and countless other wars. Many millions died violent deaths from murder, death squads, ...

Death Education in the Writing Classroom

Death Education in the Writing Classroom

1st Edition

Jeffrey Berman
May 15, 2012

Death is often encountered in English courses—Hamlet’s death, celebrity death, death from the terrorist attacks on 9/11—but students rarely have the opportunity to write about their own experiences with death. In Death Education in the Writing Classroom, Jeffrey Berman shows how college students ...

Guidebook on Helping Persons with Mental Retardation Mourn

Guidebook on Helping Persons with Mental Retardation Mourn

1st Edition

Jeffrey Kauffman
January 01, 2008

The book contributes to an awareness of the significance of loss in the life experience of persons with mental retardation. Experiencing loss may be a very powerful vulnerability in their mental or psychological life, and dealing with this loss is a basic element in psychological health. There has ...

Robbery and Redemption Cancer as Identity Theft

Robbery and Redemption: Cancer as Identity Theft

1st Edition

Craig Fiedler, Kent L Koppelman
May 15, 2012

First Published in 2017. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company....

Adult Sibling Loss Stories, Reflections and Ripples

Adult Sibling Loss: Stories, Reflections and Ripples

1st Edition

Brenda J. Marshall
December 30, 2013

"He was my best friend." "I feel like I've lost that one person I could always count on." Siblings know each other in ways friends and other blood relatives do not. They have shared bedrooms, bathrooms, holidays, family milestones, meals, and a way of growing up that those outside the family can ...

Death and Spirituality

Death and Spirituality

1st Edition

Kenneth J. Doka, John D. Morgan
February 28, 1993

An elderly Chinese immigrant, hospitalized with terminal disease, requests to burn incense. A 30-year-old Roman Catholic gay male, dying of AIDS, is consumed by deepening moral guilt, troubled by beliefs he thought he abandoned years ago. A mother whose teenage son died of an aneurism is angry at ...

Final Acts The End of Life: Hospice and Palliative Care

Final Acts: The End of Life: Hospice and Palliative Care

1st Edition

Gerry R. Cox, Robert G. Stevenson
November 30, 2013

The editors undertook this project to promote the International Conference on Death, Grief, and Bereavement in La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA. Throughout its history, the conference has attracted internationally known speakers. This book illustrates the quality of their presentations. <br><br&...

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