ERIC Number: ED433473
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Grief: Difficult Times, Simple Steps.
Waszak, Emily Lane
This guide presents techniques to assist others in coping with the loss of a loved one. Using the language of 9 layperson, the book contains more than 100 tips for caregivers or loved ones. A simple step is presented on each page, followed by reasons and instructions for each step. Chapters include: "What to Say"; "Helpful Things to Do"; "Dealing with the Death of a Child"; "Helping Children Cope with Death"; "During Holidays and Anniversaries"; "Gifts"; "Crying"; "While at the Funeral Home"; "Feelings of Survivors"; "Support"; "Silence and Patience"; and "General Suggestions." (Author/GCP)
Descriptors: Bereavement, Caregivers, Counseling Techniques, Death, Grief, Helping Relationship, Social Support Groups
Accelerated Development, Taylor & Francis Group, 1900 Frost Rd., Suite 101, Bristol, PA 19007; Tel: 215-785-5800; Fax: 215-785-5515; Web site: http://www.tandfdc.com ($17.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A