Handling Death and Bereavement at Work

It was an expression of some of his grief , which , with good support rather than censure , he was more likely to work through until he could function again in a way that his manager wanted . This sadness can be even more confusing in ...

Author: David Charles-Edwards

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 0415347246

Category: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS

Page: 250

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This is a uniquely invaluable book which tackles how death and bereavement can affect the workplace. It is a sensitive and constructive text for dealing with issues that touch all working lives.

Handling Death and Bereavement at Work

This is a uniquely invaluable book which tackles how death and bereavement can affect the workplace.

Author: David Charles-Edwards

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 0415347254

Category: FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS

Page: 250

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This is a uniquely invaluable book which tackles how death and bereavement can affect the workplace. It is a sensitive and constructive text for dealing with issues that touch all working lives.

Grief Loss and Bereavement

Bento RF (1994) When the show must go on: disenfranchised grief in organizations.Journal of Management Psychology 9(6): 35–44. Charles-Edwards D (2005) Handling death and bereavement at work. Oxford: Routledge.

Author: Peter Wimpenny

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136650307

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 272

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"Bereavement is a challenging area for everyone, including health and social care practitioners who are often well placed to offer help and support to the bereaved. This invaluable text draws together a comprehensive evidence-base for supporting grieving people from a wide range of research, and applies it to a health and social care context. Accessible and practical throughout, each chapter identifies key recommendations from the research and includes thinking points to help the reader apply them to practice. There is an overview chapter that examines theoretical perspectives and defines key concepts, such as grief, loss, bereavement, mourning and bereavement care. Part one explores bereavement across the lifespan, from childhood to older people. Part two looks at different interventions and care settings. 'Grief, Loss and Bereavement' is suitable for students and professionals in health and social care who want to gain an understanding of bereavement and bereavement care"--Provided by publisher.

Loss Grief and Trauma in the Workplace

Handling Death and Bereavement at Work . Abingdon , UK : Routledge . Clutterbuck , D. ( 2003 ) . Managing Work - life Balance : A Guide for HR in Achieving Organisational and Individual Change . London , UK : Chartered Institute of ...

Author: Neil Thompson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: STANFORD:36105132257838

Category: Social Science

Page: 154

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This book provides information on the demands and challenges presented by loss, grief, and trauma in the workplace. It explains key theoretical ideas and shows how these are relevant to real-life issues as they relate to working life.

Grief and Mourning and the Phases of Grief

Part 1 of this eBook describes grief and mourning and explains why we grieve and mourn, what is healthy grieving and mourning and what is unhealthy grieving and mourning.

Author: Lisette Laval

Publisher: Memorable Farewells

ISBN: 9780987054159

Category: Education

Page: 22

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Part 1 of this eBook describes grief and mourning and explains why we grieve and mourn, what is healthy grieving and mourning and what is unhealthy grieving and mourning. Part 2 explains the phases of feelings experienced as grief is processed, from the initial shock until acceptance of the new circumstances of life resulting from the death or other significant loss is reached. The information in this eBook will help individuals and families who are in grief and mourning and those involved in supporting them to: • understand that grief and mourning are natural human responses to death and other significant loss. • realise the importance of recognising, acknowledging, and validating the feelings experienced when in grief and mourning. • realise that unhealthy grief and/or mourning keeps us stuck in the past and has debilitating effects on our lives • realise that by going through the process of grief and mourning in a healthy way we become stronger and more compassionate • Help those in grief and mourning to process in a healthy way through the debilitating effects of grief towards accepting the new circumstances of life resulting from the death or other significant loss.

Adolescent Encounters With Death Bereavement and Coping

Phenomenology and correlates of complicated grief in children and adolescents. ... Adolescents' perceptions and experiences of death and grieving. Adolescence, 31, 585–595. Nabors, L., Ohms, M., ... Health & Social Work, 32(1), 67–69.

Author: David Balk, PhD

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 0826110746

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 392

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"Capturing from the start that 'Childhood is, and always has been, a vulnerable time,' we have a rich in gathering of contributed pieces that bring us into the raw, fragile arena of children traumatized by life events and behaviors..." --Illness, Crisis, and Loss "Balk and Corr again have edited a book that will set the direction of the field for yet another decade....Caregivers can count on this book...for insight and intervention." --From the Foreword by Kenneth J. Doka, PhD Professor, The Graduate School, The College of New Rochelle Author, Counseling Individuals With Life-Threatening Illness Over a decade has passed since the publication of Balk and Corr's groundbreaking Handbook of Adolescent Death and Bereavement. This new book, Adolescent Encounters With Death, Bereavement, and Coping, analyzes the challenges faced by adolescents coping with death, dying, and bereavement, and examines the new, unique circumstances and advances that have transpired over the last decade. These include: Grief and coping with HIV/AIDS Adolescents, humor, and death Technology and the Internet: coping with loss in the digital world Bereavement over the deaths of celebrities The book also explores critical, imaginative conceptual frameworks and models that have emerged on the scene, including: The dual process model for understanding loss Ideas about assumptive worlds Debates about the benefit and harm of grief counseling New research on recovery and resilience following bereavement Written from the interdisciplinary perspectives of expert sociologists, psychologists, educators, social workers, nurses, and anthropologists, this book offers a breadth and depth of insight into the complex nature of adolescent bereavement. Nurses, counselors, social workers, and educators will find this book to be an invaluable resource when they try to understand and help adolescents coping with death-related issues.

Working with Loss Death and Bereavement

The author is to be commended for the huge amount of work he has put into this volume which deserves to be widely used′ - Professor Bernard Moss, Staffordshire University All social workers encounter complex and diverse forms of loss ...

Author: Jeremy Weinstein

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781446240557

Category: Social Science

Page: 200

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`This book makes a significant contribution to the literature. The author is to be commended for the huge amount of work he has put into this volume which deserves to be widely used' - Professor Bernard Moss, Staffordshire University All social workers encounter complex and diverse forms of loss throughout their practice. Working with Loss, Death and Bereavement helps trainee and practitioners navigate these difficult situations by developing the skills and values necessary for effective and empowering practice. Each chapter is grounded in social work theory and is illustrated by practice scenarios, exercises, suggestions for further study, and contemporary cultural examples from novels and films. The book explores: • definitions and assessment of loss • psychological aspects of loss and grief • skills, methods and theories working with the individual • families, support groups and communities • avenues of support for social workers • key themes of anti-discriminatory practice, evidence based practice and ethical awareness. This invaluable skills-based book meets the training requirements for social workers and will be essential reading for students or practitioners wishing to reflect on and develop their own practice in working with loss, death and bereavement. Jeremy Weinstein worked as a social worker prior to teaching at London South Bank University, where he is now a Visiting Fellow. Jeremy is an accredited trainer and gestalt psychotherapist with a small private practice offering therapy, supervision and consultation.

Ethnic Variations in Dying Death and Grief

This volume is directed towards professionals who work in the fields concerning death and dying.

Author: Donald P. Irish

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781317756859

Category: Psychology

Page: 253

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This volume is directed towards professionals who work in the fields concerning death and dying. These professionals must perceive the needs of people with cultural patterns which are different from the "standard and dominant" patterns in the United States and Canada. Accordingly, the book includes illustrative episodes and in-depth presentations of selected "ethnic patterns".; Each of the "ethnic chapters" is written by an author who shares the cultural traditions the chapter describes. Other chapters examine multicultural issues and provide the means for personal reflection on death and dying. There are also two bibliographic sections, one general and one geared towards children. The text is divided into three sections - Cross-Cultural and Personal perspectives, Dying, Death, and Grief Among Selected Ethnic Communities, and Reflections and Conclusions.; The book is aimed at those in the fields of clinical psychology, grief therapy, sociology, nursing, social and health care work.

Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society

This is a readable, engaging, and comprehensive book that will share the most important scientific and applied work on the contemporary scene with a broad international audience, and as such, it will be an essential addition to anyone with ...

Author: Robert A. Neimeyer

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781136894565

Category: Psychology

Page: 472

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Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society is an authoritative guide to the study of and work with major themes in bereavement. Its chapters synthesize the best of research-based conceptualization and clinical wisdom across 30 of the most important topics in the field. The volume’s contributors come from around the world, and their work reflects a level of cultural awareness of the diversity and universality of bereavement and its challenges that has rarely been approximated by other volumes. This is a readable, engaging, and comprehensive book that will share the most important scientific and applied work on the contemporary scene with a broad international audience, and as such, it will be an essential addition to anyone with a serious interest in death, dying, and bereavement.