Mental Health: Death Studies

  • Coping with the Death of a Child: An Integrated Clinical Approach to Working with Bereaved Families book cover

    Coping with the Death of a Child

    An Integrated Clinical Approach to Working with Bereaved Families, 1st Edition

    By Darin D. Schiffman

    Coping with the Death of a Child shows clinicians how to integrate various therapeutic modalities and clinical approaches to grief therapy into one comprehensive model linked to positive change. This integrated model shows mental health professionals how to offer practical and emotional support to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge

  • The International Handbook of Art Therapy in Palliative and Bereavement Care book cover

    The International Handbook of Art Therapy in Palliative and Bereavement Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Wood, Rebecca Jacobson, Hannah Cridford

    The Handbook of Art Therapy in Palliative and Bereavement Care offers a multicultural and international perspective on how art therapy can help individuals, groups, families, communities, and nations facing death and dying as well as grief and loss. Over 50 art therapists from around the world…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Residues of Death: Disposal Refigured book cover

    Residues of Death

    Disposal Refigured, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamara Kohn, Martin Gibbs, Bjorn Nansen, Luke van Ryn

    This book provides a critical overview of the changing ways people mourn, commemorate and interact with the remains of the dead, including bodies, materials and digital artifacts. It focuses on how residues of death persist and circulate through different spaces, materials, data and mediated…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge

  • The Idea of Suicide: Contagion, Diffiusion, and Cultural Imitation book cover

    The Idea of Suicide

    Contagion, Diffiusion, and Cultural Imitation, 1st Edition

    By Michael J. Kral

    This book is about a new theory of suicide as cultural mimesis, or as an idea that is internalized from culture. Written as part of a new, critical focus in suicidology, this volume moves away from the dominant, strictly scientific understanding of suicide as the result of a mental disorder, and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge
    Researching Social Psychology

  • Death in a Consumer Culture book cover

    Death in a Consumer Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Dobscha

    Death has never been more visible to consumers. From life insurance to burial plots to estate planning, we are constantly reminded of consumer choices to be made with our mortality in mind. Religious beliefs in the afterlife (or their absence) impact everyday consumption activities. Death in a…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Sorrow and Solace: The Social World of the Cemetery book cover

    Sorrow and Solace

    The Social World of the Cemetery, 1st Edition

    By Philip Bachelor

    Sorrow and Solace focuses on the importance of cemeteries in the lives of everyday mourners, and ways in which our bereaved give meaning to and draw value from their commemorative activities. The death of someone dear to us is among the most momentous life event that we experience. In many…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Awareness of Mortality book cover

    Awareness of Mortality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Kauffman

    All of us who work in the field of death and dying are, beyond our projects and our practices, working on our awareness of our own mortality. This richly stimulating collection of original articles challenges the reader to develop a disciplined and focused awareness of his/her own mortality, and to…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Eternity and Me: The Everlasting Things in Life and Death book cover

    Eternity and Me

    The Everlasting Things in Life and Death, 1st Edition

    By Allan Kellehear

    The 40 short reflections in this book address the ways in which we face the prospect of death and loss. The first 20 reflections are designed to be read by (or to) anyone living with a life-threatening illness; the other 20 are reflections on living with grief, especially bereavement. Each…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Letters from a Friend: A Sibling's Guide to Coping and Grief book cover

    Letters from a Friend

    A Sibling's Guide to Coping and Grief, 1st Edition

    By Erika R. Barber

    This unique workbook is a comprehensive compilation of therapeutic activities developed to address the needs and issues of children and adolescents following the death of a brother or sister. The workbook is organized into distinct topic-specific sections relating to sibling hospitalisation,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Pet Death book cover

    Pet Death

    1st Edition

    By Sandra Helene Straub

    In "Pet Death", Dr. Straub addresses issues and feelings commonly encountered after the death of a pet. Practical guidelines are provided for coping with feelings of loss and sorrow. Many questions arise from the difficult topic of euthanasia, and in this book, the medical aspect of this procedure…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Death, Dying, Transcending: Views from Many Cultures book cover

    Death, Dying, Transcending

    Views from Many Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Richard A Kalish

    Every living thing must die, but only human beings know it. This knowledge can bring to the living, anxiety and despair or new richness and meaning. This volume explores the problems and possibilities of coping with this universal experience.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Death and Dying

  • Impasse and Grievance Resolution book cover

    Impasse and Grievance Resolution

    1st Edition

    By Harry Kershen

    Praised by reviewers as a superior book in the field of public sector bargaining, "Impasse and Grievance Resolution" is the classic "how to" text for the resolution of new contract disputes and ongoing contract grievances. Comprehensive, up-to-date, full of good practical advice. "Impasse and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Public Sector Contemporary Issues

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