Coping With Grief (4th Ed)

Author: Diane McKissock; Mal McKissock
Homepage 9780733330889

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  • : $14.99(AUD)
  • : 9780733330889
  • : ABC Books
  • : ABC Books
  • : January 2012
  • : 14.99
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  • : Diane McKissock; Mal McKissock
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  • : Paperback
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  • : 155.937
  • : General Adult
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This best-selling book offers sensitive and practical advice on how to deal with the grieving process, from coping with the funeral to managing anniversaries and special dates. Suitable for both the bereaved and their support team, it explains what to expect emotionally, psychologically and practically from the first day through the first year, as well as outlining the physical and emotional reactions to grief, why men and women react differently, how children deal with grief and some of the long-term consequences of bereavement. Whether you have been bereaved, or are part of the bereaved's support team, this self-help book will prove invaluable, and show you how to survive or help others survive, the most challenging experience a human being can have; the loss of a loved one.

Author description

Mal McKissock is a bereavement counselor with over 30 years experience in the field, who works at the Bereavement Care Centre in Sydney. This book is based on McKissock's ABC Radio series.