Grief Counselling and Grief Therapy: A Handbook for the Mental Health Practitioner

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Brunner-Routledge, 2003 - Psychology - 232 pages
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Grieving over death is an innate, vital process that most people are able to experience and emerge from in a healthy manner.
In the revised Third Edition of Grief Counselling and Grief Therapy, J. William Worden offers new counselling techniques, incorporating a refined basic model of mourning, and added information on special types of mourning including:
? children's violent death
? grief and the elderly
? anticipatory grief
Grief Counselling and Grief Therapy is an essential resource for all those working with the bereaved.

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About the author (2003)

J. William Worden, PhD, ABPP, is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and holds academic appointments at the Harvard Medical School and at the Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology in California. He is also Co-Principal Investigator of the Harvard Child Bereavement Study, based at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Recipient of 5 major NIH grants, his research and clinical work over 40 years has centered on issues of life-threatening illness and life-threatening behavior.

His professional interests led him to become a founding member of the Association of Death Education and Counseling (ADEC) and the International Work Group on Death, Dying, and Bereavement (IWG). A pioneer in the hospice movement in the United States, Dr. Worden was on the advisory board for the first hospice in the US in Branford, CT as well as the Hospice of Pasadena, CA. His book "Grief Counseling & Grief Therapy: A Handbook for the Mental Health Practitioner", now in its fourth edition, has been translated into 12 foreign languages and is widely used around the world as the standard reference on the subject. Dr. Worden's clinical practice is in Laguna Niguel, California.

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