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Helping the Bereaved : Therapeutic Interventions for Children, Adolescents, and Adults

Helping the Bereaved : Therapeutic Interventions for Children, Adolescents, and Adults - 92 edition

ISBN13: 978-0465027170

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ISBN13: 978-0465027170
ISBN10: 0465027172
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Publisher: Basic Books, Inc.
Published: 1992
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Helping the Bereaved : Therapeutic Interventions for Children, Adolescents, and Adults - 92 edition

ISBN13: 978-0465027170

Alicia Skinner Cook and Daniel S. Dworkin

ISBN13: 978-0465027170
ISBN10: 0465027172
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 92
Publisher: Basic Books, Inc.

Published: 1992
International: No
Summary

Much has been written in the last twenty years to advance our understanding of the bereavement process. However, few books have focused specifically on therapeutic intervention with the bereaved. This book fills that gap. It offers guidance to mental health professionals working with the bereaved in a variety of settings, from hospices and hospitals to elementary and secondary schools to private practice. The authors present individual and group approaches to assessment and intervention and include numerous case examples drawn form their own extensive work with the bereaved. While many therapy books assume that clients will be from white, middle-class backgrounds, this book includes a chapter on the impact of cultural factors. In addition, because the needs of younger grievers are often overlooked, the book includes two chapters on therapy with children and adolescents. The book closes with a chapter inviting readers to engage in self-examination to promote self-awareness and growth, for the benefit of patient and therapist.

The therapeutic strategies are grounded in empirical studies and clinical experience. The authors draw from psychodynamic, existential, cognitive/behavioral, and family systems perspectives, bringing together the work of a diverse spectrum of theoreticians and clinicians including Freud, Bowlby, Yalom, Kübler-Ross, and many others, to fully address the needs of the bereaved.


Author Bio

Cook, Alicia Skinner : Colorado State University

Alicia Skinner Cook, Ph.D. , is professor of human development and family studies at Colorado State University.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Grief Therapy
Individual Assessment: Clinical Considerations
Bereaved Children and Adolescents: Assessment and Diagnosis
Processes of Change: Therapeutic Techniques
Healing Through Group Interaction
Individual and Group Intervention with Children and Adolescents
Cultural Considerations in Grief Therapy
Looking Inward: Therapist's Self-Examination

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