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Living, Loving and Loss The Interplay of Intimacy, Sexuality and Grief

Living, Loving and Loss: The Interplay of Intimacy, Sexuality and Grief

1st Edition

Brad DeFord, Richard B. Gilbert
December 30, 2013

One of the unspoken aspects of mourning concerns the ways that loss affects our intimate relationships and our sexual expressiveness. This text opens these subjects for conversation, with the aim of promoting the trust, care, and respect that enable us to be vulnerable. It purposefully covers a ...

Suicide Among the Armed Forces Understanding the Cost of Service

Suicide Among the Armed Forces: Understanding the Cost of Service

1st Edition

Antoon A Leenaars
March 30, 2014

Not since the great military suicide epidemic of the American Civil War have we seen so many of our heroes, our soldiers and veterans, die by suicide. Why? War is violence. There is intent to cause death, or serious injury, or threat to the physical and psychological integrity of others. War stress...

The Disenfranchised Stories of Life and Grief When an Ex-Spouse Dies

The Disenfranchised: Stories of Life and Grief When an Ex-Spouse Dies

1st Edition

Peggy Sapphire, Shirley Scott
December 30, 2013

The Disenfranchised: Stories of Life and Grief When an Ex-Spouse Dies offers an unprecedented anthology of never-before-published, first-person life histories by ex-spouses whose grief has endured as disenfranchised: socially unacknowledged, untold, and unrecognised. Each story of disenfranchised ...

When All the Friends Have Gone A Guide for Aftercare Providers

When All the Friends Have Gone: A Guide for Aftercare Providers

1st Edition

Duane O. Weeks, Catherine Johnson
April 01, 2000

This volume is a collection of writings from pioneers who have created aftercare programs. The perspectives they offer are wide - from the practical how-to's in developing a program to the more personal stories that enlighten the reader on the motivation behind those who founded the programs. The ...

Prospects for Immortality A Sensible Search for Life after Death

Prospects for Immortality: A Sensible Search for Life after Death

1st Edition

J Robert Adams
December 02, 2016

"Prospects for Immortality: A Sensible Search for Life After Death" theorizes how matters concerning the birth of the universe, its ultimate fate, and the creation, evolution, and final destiny of life on earth co-exist with regenerated consciousness. Readers of this volume will be prompted to ...

Death without Notice

Death without Notice

1st Edition

Sandra H Straub
December 01, 2016

Written to help the bereaved gain the necessary knowledge and skills to move effectively through their grief. This book examines the grief you are feeling, helps you to understand what it means to mourn, and suggests some ways you can face the task of grieving....

Greeting the Angels An Imaginal View of the Mourning Process

Greeting the Angels: An Imaginal View of the Mourning Process

1st Edition

Greg Mogenson
June 15, 1992

This book, written in the genre of "Imaginal Psychology", presents the imaginal dimension of the mourning process. The "angels" it greets are the interior figures who greet the bereaved during the course of their mourning process. In memory, reverie, and dream, images of the dead return to heal and...

Mending the Torn Fabric For Those Who Grieve and Those Who Want to Help Them

Mending the Torn Fabric: For Those Who Grieve and Those Who Want to Help Them

1st Edition

Sarah Brabant
November 03, 2016

The analogy of the torn fabric was first used by the author in response to a bereaved mother's cry: "I know what grief feels like; I don't know what it looks like." In "Mending the Torn Fabric: For Those Who Grieve and Those Who Want to Help Them", the author expands the metaphor to include earlier...

The Death of an Adult Child A Book for and About Bereaved Parents

The Death of an Adult Child: A Book for and About Bereaved Parents

1st Edition

Jeanne Webster Blank
November 30, 2013

This book was written to be a comfort and guide for bereaved parents whose adult child has died; to show by sharing our experiences that we are not alone in our responses to our child's death; that we are not weak, defective in character or otherwise inadequate because of the way we grieve; to ...

Working with Traumatized Police-Officer Patients A Clinician's Guide to Complex PTSD Syndromes in Public Safety Professionals

Working with Traumatized Police-Officer Patients: A Clinician's Guide to Complex PTSD Syndromes in Public Safety Professionals

1st Edition

Daniel Rudofossi, Dale A. Lund, Alan W. Benner
September 15, 2007

An insider perspective from a 'cop doc on the job,' this book is the first of its kind written in response to a need for a specialized guide for clinicians that operationally defines and responsibly treats what Dan Rudofossi terms Police and Public Safety Complex PTSD. In reading this book, you are...

Responding to Loss A Resource for Caregivers

Responding to Loss: A Resource for Caregivers

1st Edition

Adolf Hansen
June 15, 2004

Reading this book, caregivers will find ways to increase their effectiveness by understanding more fully what their care receivers are experiencing, by finding creative ways to assist them in processing what is happening, and by working with them to discern responses to loss that are emotionally ...

Making Sense of Death Spiritual,Pastoral and Personal Aspects of Death,Dying and Bereavement

Making Sense of Death: Spiritual,Pastoral and Personal Aspects of Death,Dying and Bereavement

1st Edition

Gerry R Cox, Robert A Bendiksen, Robert G Stevenson
June 15, 2003

The editors of "Making Sense of Death: Spiritual, Pastoral, and Personal Aspects of Death, Dying and Bereavement" provide stimulating discussions as they ponder the meaning of life and death.This anthology explores the process of meaning-making in the face of death and the roles of religion and ...

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