Mental Health: Death Studies

  • Death and Dying: Sociological Perspectives book cover

    Death and Dying

    Sociological Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Gerry R. Cox, Neil Thompson

    Death and Dying is an important core text for students and professionals interested in developing a holistic understanding of death and dying. Chapters are replete with case studies, activities, key point boxes, and other features that enable readers to develop a sociologically informed…

    Paperback – 2020-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Finding Dignity at the End of Life: A Spiritual Reflection on Palliative Care book cover

    Finding Dignity at the End of Life

    A Spiritual Reflection on Palliative Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kathleen D. Benton, Renzo Pegoraro

    Finding Dignity at the End of Life discusses the need for palliative care as a human right and explores a whole-person methodology for use in treatment. The book examines the concept of palliative care as a holistic human right from the perspective of multiple aspects of faith, ideology, culture,…

    Paperback – 2020-09-09 
    Routledge

  • Providing Home Care for Older Adults: A Professional Guide for Mental Health Practitioners book cover

    Providing Home Care for Older Adults

    A Professional Guide for Mental Health Practitioners, 1st Edition

    Edited by Danielle L. Terry, Michelle E. Mlinac, Pamela L. Steadman-Wood

    A practical guide to providing home-based mental health services, Providing Home Care for Older Adults teaches readers to how to handle the unique aspects of home-based care and apply and adapt evidence-based assessment and treatment within the home-based setting. Featuring contributions from…

    Paperback – 2020-09-09 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • 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 – 2020-06-30 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • The Dying Patient in Psychotherapy: Erotic Transference and Boarding School Syndrome book cover

    The Dying Patient in Psychotherapy

    Erotic Transference and Boarding School Syndrome, 2nd Edition

    By Joy Schaverien

    The Dying Patient in Psychotherapy is a powerful account of love and death within a psychotherapeutic relationship. The narrative traces one man’s journey in psychotherapy and that of the analyst who accompanies him. The full-length description of an analysis demonstrates the developmental path…

    Paperback – 2020-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Palliative and End-of-Life Care: Disease, Social and Cultural Context book cover

    Perspectives on Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Disease, Social and Cultural Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    Individuals and families face challenges at the end of life that can vary significantly depending on social and cultural contexts, yet more than ever is now known about the needs that cut across the great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death. A number of behavioural interventions…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care book cover

    Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    The challenges faced by individuals and families at the end of life are still incredibly diverse, and many behavioural interventions and clinical approaches have been developed to address this great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death, helping providers to care for their clients…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Grief, Bereavement and Meaning Making in Older People: Views from Rural China book cover

    Grief, Bereavement and Meaning Making in Older People

    Views from Rural China, 1st Edition

    By Haimin Pan

    Spousal bereavement seems to be one of the most devastating things a person can suffer through during the course of his or her life and it can result in adverse bio-psycho-social consequences for the left behind spouse. This book offers updated views from incorporating meaning making theory and…

    Hardback – 2020-02-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Behavioural Sciences

  • Innovations in Hospice Architecture book cover

    Innovations in Hospice Architecture

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Verderber, Ben J. Refuerzo

    This fully revised, new edition of Innovations in Hospice Architecture responds to the need for an up-to-date, theoretically based reference book summarizing key historical and recent developments with respect to this rapidly evolving building type. This Second Edition presents: an overview of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-24
    Routledge

  • The Grieving Child in the Classroom: A Guide for School-Based Professionals book cover

    The Grieving Child in the Classroom

    A Guide for School-Based Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Sue Trace Lawrence

    The Grieving Child in the Classroom integrates the latest research on children’s bereavement and adapts it for use in the classroom. Chapters tackle the neurological, cognitive, emotional, and social effects of childhood grief and demonstrate the ways in which those reactions can manifest in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Death in Contemporary Popular Culture book cover

    Death in Contemporary Popular Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Adriana Teodorescu, Michael Hviid Jacobsen

    With intense and violent portrayals of death becoming ever more common on television and in cinema and the growth of death-centric movies, series, texts, songs, and video clips attracting a wide and enthusiastic global reception, we might well ask whether death has ceased to be a taboo. What makes…

    Hardback – 2019-12-02
    Routledge
    The Cultural Politics of Media and Popular Culture

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