How to Survive the Loss of a Love

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San Val, Incorporated, Nov 1, 1993 - Self-Help - 208 pages
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One of the most directly helpful books on the subject of loss ever written, the first edition of this comforting and inspiring book, published in 1976, sold nearly two million copies. This completely revised and expanded edition encompasses not only the medical and psychological advances in the treatment of loss, but also the authors' own experiences.

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User Review  - Shannen Mitchell Magee - Goodreads

This book is applicable to surviving any loss in life. It is concise, well written, applicable and a must read for everyone. The life lessons and coping skills presented are priceless. A great gift to anyone experiencing grief from loss of any kind. Read full review

Shipper is slow, still haven't received it

User Review  - Walmart

I have purchased many of these books, they are "human viewpoint", but are very "on track" for the grief process when you lose a loved one, or have any great loss or tragedy. This is a book to be kept ... Read full review

About the author (1993)

Harold H. Bloomfield, M.D. is a Yale-trained psychiatrist and a respected leader in alternative medicine and integrative psychiatry. He is the best-selling author of Making Peace with your Parents, Making Peace withn Yourself, Hypericum (St. John's Wort) & Depression, How to Heal Depression, How to Survive the Loss of a Love, and TM Transcendental Meditation. His books have sold more than seven million copies and have been translated into twenty-six languages. His work has been featured in every major media outlet, including 20/20, Oprah, Larry King, Good Morning America and in Time, Newsweek, the New York Times, Forbes and People. He lives in Del Mar, California.

Colgrove earned degrees in literature, foreign trade, special education, counseling and organizational psychology. She received her PhD from the University of Michigan.

McWilliams was a self-help pioneer who later became an advocate for medical marijuana.

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