Grief / Bereavement and End of Life Care
Loss, Grief and Transformation: The Therapist’s Personal Experience in Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis
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With a unique focus on the therapist’s personal experience of loss, and how it shapes the clinical situation, as well as a broad range of perspectives on managing and working with loss in patients, this is an invaluable book for all practicing psychoanalysts and psychotherapists.
New Techniques of Grief Therapy: Bereavement and Beyond
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New Techniques of Grief Therapy: Bereavement and Beyond expands on the mission of the previous two Techniques books, featuring innovative approaches to address the needs of those whose lives have been shadowed by loss―whether through bereavement, serious illness, the rupture of a relationship, or other complex or intangible losses, such as of an identity-defining career.
Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society: Bridging Research and Practice
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Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society is the authoritative guide to the study of and work with major themes in bereavement. The classic edition includes a new preface from the lead editors discussing advances in the field since the book’s initial publication.
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Life and Loss: A Guide to Help Grieving Children
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For decades, Life and Loss has been the book clinicians have relied on for a full and nuanced presentation of the many issues with which grieving children grapple, as well as an honest exploration of the interrelationship between unresolved grief, educational success, and responsible citizenry.
Narratives of Parental Death, Dying and Bereavement: A Kind of Haunting
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This collection shows what happens when facing the inevitable and sometimes expected death of a parent, and how such an ordinary part of life as parental death might connect with the children left behind. In many ways, individual deaths are extraordinary and leave a unique legacy – a kind of haunting.
Experiential Action Methods and Tools for Healing Grief and Loss-Related Trauma
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Experiential Action Methods and Tools for Healing Grief and Loss-Related Trauma introduces innovative psychodramatic and creative expression methods for helping those affected by bereavement and trauma.
Understanding Bereaved Parents and Siblings: A Handbook for Professionals, Family, and Friends
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This book is based on lived experiences and provides insight, ideas, and inspiration on how to support the bereaved, how to talk to them about their experience, and how to help people manage their own shock or grief.
Languages of Loss: A psychotherapist’s journey through grief
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‘This book will give anyone grieving the death of their partner an insight into their experience, and help those around them understand the difficult and painful process of grief.’ – Julia Samuel, author of This Too Shall Pass and Grief Works.
Superhero Grief: The Transformative Power of Loss
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Superhero Grief uses modern superhero narratives to teach the principles of grief theories and concepts and provide practical ideas for promoting healing.
Writing the Self in Bereavement: A Story of Love, Spousal Loss, and Resilience
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In Writing the Self in Bereavement: A Story of Love, Spousal Loss, and Resilience, Reinekke Lengelle uses her abilities as a researcher, poet, and professor of therapeutic writing to tell a heartfelt and fearless story about her grief after the death of her spouse and the year and a half following his diagnosis, illness, and passing.
Using Guided Imagery and Hypnosis in Brief Therapy and Palliative Care
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Using Guided Imagery and Hypnosis in Brief Therapy and Palliative Care presents a model for effective single-session therapy.
Using the Expressive Arts with Children and Young People Who Have Experienced Loss: A Pocket Guide
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Perfectly crafted to spark communication around a difficult topic, this is an invaluable tool for practitioners, educators, parents, and anybody else looking to support a child or young person through loss or bereavement.
The Girl Who Lost the Light in Her Eyes: A Storybook to Support Children and Young People Who Experience Loss
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This beautifully illustrated and sensitively written storybook has been created to be used therapeutically with children experiencing loss. It has been produced to accompany the title ‘Using the Expressive Arts with Children and Young People Who Have Experienced Loss’ shown above.
The Creative Toolkit for Working with Grief and Bereavement: A Practitioner’s Guide with Activities and Worksheets
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The Creative Toolkit for Working with Grief and Bereavement is a valuable resource for information on grief and how to help grieving clients, and an invitation to explore creative possibilities for healing.
A Short History of Falling: Everything I Observed About Love Whilst Dying
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A Short History of Falling – like The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, and When Breath Becomes Air – is a searingly beautiful, profound and unforgettable memoir that finds light and even humour in the darkest of places.
Music Therapy in Children and Young People’s Palliative Care
Our Price: £11.50 (with free UK delivery)
This book brings together music therapists who have worked in the challenging and rewarding world of children’s palliative care. Examining techniques from working just with the breath, to technological advances in music therapy such as assistive recording and electronic downloading, it highlights the benefits music therapy can bring when working alongside children and young people.
Loss, Grief, and Attachment in Life Transitions: A Clinician’s Guide to Secure Base Counseling
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This book is a highly relevant and practical volume for grief counselors and other mental health professionals looking to incorporate attachment theory into their clinical practice.
Living Well and Dying Well: Tales of counselling older people
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Older people rarely feature in counselling literature, and the very old barely at all. Helen Kewell seeks to address this often overlooked topic with a vibrant collection of resonant case studies describing her encounters with some of the old and very old clients with whom she has worked as a counsellor.
With the End in Mind: How to Live and Die Well
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A powerful and emotional book based on a lifetime’s clinical experience, With the End in Mind offers calm, wise advice on how to face death, live fully and find a model for hope in dark times.
How to Be an Even Better Listener: A Practical Guide for Hospice and Palliative Care Volunteers
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Providing guidance and advice on the challenging art of listening, this book responds directly to the expressed learning needs of hospice and palliative care volunteers regarding their communication skills in end-of-life care.
Psychoanalytic Approaches to Loss
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Psychoanalytic Approaches to Loss: Mourning, Melancholia and Couples will make an important contribution to the literature on grief and mourning and the application of psychoanalytic thinking to couples presenting with difficulties linked to unresolved grief, following loss.
Time to Talk about Dying: How Clergy and Chaplains Can Help Senior Adults Prepare for a Good Death
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Presenting clergy and chaplains with unique therapeutic tools for helping senior adults enrich their later years, this book gives advice on how to strengthen relationships, find meaning in life and feel comfortable approaching life’s final chapter
Shattered by Grief: Picking Up the Pieces to Become Whole Again
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This is a practical guide to help readers work through their grief via expressive therapies and activities, based on the techniques Claudia Coenen honed as a professional counselor after the unexpected loss of her husband. This book provides clear methods to process grief, experience its pain and learn how to live fully again.
Building Continuing Bonds for Grieving and Bereaved Children: A Guide for Counsellors and Practitioners
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This book emphasises the importance of listening to children and helping them to create positive bonds that can sustain them as they go through their lives. It provides practical, creative approaches to support children in their time of bereavement and to those whose loved one is dying.