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  • Bereavement

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    Over the second half of this semester, we have learned many different concepts and phases regarding the death of a loved one. Overall, we learned and recognized the difference between funeral rites and body disposition, the five stages of bereavement and how different survivors may respond to the death of a loved one, the different options of support groups available for families, how to support the bereaved and what death might be like in the future, etc. Everyone is different, every culture is

  • The Bereavement Journey

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    how they may immediately react to the death of a loved one, the bereavement journey is unique for each individual. For some the bereavement journey is a long, slow process, requiring patient, long-term support; for some it is a shorter but far more volatile journey, needing specialised care; for others it is a variation of the two. For some individuals they simply need someone to listen and show empathy. They can make the bereavement journey without much intervention, they require patience and compassion

  • Bereavement Reflection

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    Fall 2017, I decided to participate in a bereavement course. I did not know what to expect as this was a class outside of my scope. As the class progressed, I became more and more interested in the materials the professor had to offer. Bereavement was more than what I once thought it consisted of, and Professor Windsor was very knowledgeable about the process. The intent of this paper is to highlight what was going on inside of me throughout this course. Internal Emotional Reactions One emotional

  • Bereavement Counseling

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    Bereavement Counseling Therapeutics for End of Life Planning an end of life is very daunting and complicated task for the client, family, and counselor (Wong, Hall, Justice, & Hernandez, 2015). Professionals need to take the time to find out what type of rituals does the clients partaken whether it’s religious or not. Grieving persons that believe in or has a relationship with a higher power or God or practices faith beliefs is known to have lesser levels of grief tension during bereavement

  • Parents With Bereavement

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    Helping Parents with Bereavement in order to Help Children The single biggest protective factor facilitating early parental loss and poor physical and mental health outcomes is the presence of a supportive, nurturing parent who models healthy grief and supports the child’s emotional expression (Lueken, Kraft, Appelhans, & Enders, 2009; Lueken & Lemery, 2004; Worden, 1996). Werner-Lin & Biank (2012), set out to teach parents how to appropriately model grief, to engage with children in their expressions

  • Reflection On Bereavement

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    - Reading journal articles related to bereavement/grief and loss have helped me to understand theories of grief and loss in relation to the practice context. For instance, during supervision sessions, I have been able to discuss and reflect on several grief and loss theories, social work theories, ethical theories which will need to be considered while working with bereaved clients. For instance, dual process model, continuing bonds, stress theories etc. have been studied. Hence, throughout this

  • The Stages Of Bereavement

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    Introduction Understanding that the stages of bereavement varies from person to person is important, so one does not feel they are grieving inappropriately. It is also important to have a general idea of what one can expect when experiencing a loss. It seems that often people think that everyone should only grieve for certain amount of times, or something is wrong with them, when in fact, no matter the length of time, or degree, it is normal. In 1969, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross created the stage perspective

  • Traumatic Bereavement

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    Nicole Barle, Camille Wortman, and Jessica Latack from Stony Brook university wrote traumatic bereavement basic research and clinical implications. In their article they reviewed basic research on domains of life affected by traumatic loss and the risk factors that survivors are vulnerable to such as traumatic bereavement. In the article it for the describes the comprehensive treatment approach which is three critical components building resources processing trauma in facilitating morning. Traumatic

  • Reflection On Bereavement

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    From researching into bereavement, I have discovered a lot more knowledge into this type of transition, which could help me improve on my practice and the practice from others. I have discovered various pieces of knowledge and theories which highlight how to help plan and support children experiencing this transition, suggest the different feelings that they may feel and demonstrate the various types of support that are in place to help children. I have discovered that children may experience specific

  • Understanding Dying And Bereavement

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    Understanding Dying Death and Bereavement After a few weeks of reading and researching the topic of dying, death and bereavement, I have been able to understand how important this topic is, even when it is not one of the easiest subject to talked about with anyone, but it is as important as any subject of conversation that you can establish with anyone, getting to know the different religious believes and ritual, is as interesting as getting to know what are the different languages spoken in other