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ERIC Number: EJ921561
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Apr
Pages: 16
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-0143-0343
Comforting Children and Families Who Grieve: Incorporating Spiritual Support
Jerome, Annette
School Psychology International, v32 n2 p194-209 Apr 2011
Based on specific school and community tragedies, this article reviews difficult situations and how students' spiritual and religious beliefs were incorporated into school-based grief interventions. Suggestions are made to strengthen this often untapped resource, encouraging school-based mental health professionals to consult with community spiritual leaders and parents, exploring students' spiritual resources and more effectively blending spiritually-based interventions across settings.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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