Grieving For Dummies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118068130
  • ISBN-13: 9781118068137
  • DDC: 155.937
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 512 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Grieving For Dummies approaches this sensitive subject from a global and accessible angle. Not only does this book inform readers on coping and recovery strategies for how to deal with the loss of a loved one, but it also includes coverage of other types of life-impacting losses  divorce, career changes, and other major life changes.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
Author's Acknowledgments.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Contemplating Grief.
3: Connecting Grieving with Loss.
4: Relating Grief to the Manner of Death.
5: The Loss of Parents.
6: The Loss of Spouses and Partners.
7: The Loss of Siblings.
8: The Loss of Children.
9: Children and Grief.
10: The Loss of Friends.
11: The Loss of Pets.
12: Experiencing Grief.
13: Doing Your Own Grief Crisis Management.
14: Working through the Process of Grief.
15: Troubled Grieving.
16: When Someone You Care about Is Suffering Acute Grief.
17: Healing Grief.
18: Expressing Your Grief.
19: Exploring the Physical Side of Grief.
20: Coping with Holidays and Anniversaries.
21: Appreciating Grief.
22: Exploring Grief in the Spiritual Traditions.
23: Integrating the Loss.
24: Commemorating Those You've Lost.
25: The Part of Tens.
26: Top Ten Clichés about Grieving.
27: Top Ten Ways to Help Someone Who's Grieving.
28: Top Ten or so Online Bereavement Resources.
29: Ten Meditations Related to Grief.