Principles and Practice of Grief Counseling

Editor/Author Winokuer, Howard R.
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

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ISBN: 978-0-82-617183-2
Category: Psychology
Image Count: 13
Book Status: Available
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The text describes the unique aspects of grief as a normal response to losses, both death- and non-death-related, and views the goal of counseling bereaved individuals as one of facilitating the unfolding of the healthy and adaptive aspects of the process as it manifests itself within each client.

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Table of Contents

  • About the Authors
  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Part I: Theoretical Underpinnings
  • 1: Thoughts About Counseling
  • 2: Unique Aspects of Grief Counseling
  • 3: Theories and Orientation to Bereavement
  • 4: The Social Context of Loss
  • Part II: Practice and Process
  • 5: The Practice of Presence
  • 6: The Basics of Counseling Practice
  • 7: Working With Bereaved Individuals
  • 8: Living Losses: Nonfinite Loss, Ambiguous Loss, and Chronic Sorrow
  • 9: Working With Emotions—Yours and Theirs
  • 10: When Grief Goes Awry
  • 11: The Clinician's Toolbox: Therapeutic Modalities and Techniques in the Context of Grief
  • 12: Ethical Issues in Grief Counseling Practice
  • Part III: Current Issues and Trends
  • 13: Caregiver Issues for Grief Counselors
  • 14: Current Issues and Trends for Grief Counselors
  • Afterword
  • Appendix: Case Studies