Bereavement and Complicated Grief

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Bereavement is a difficult concept to grapple with because it is not only dependant on physical and psychological factors but it is also influenced by social and cultural manifestations of emotion. Furthermore, this manifestation is influenced by circumstance as well as a person’s values and beliefs

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As well as occurring in the aftermath of death, feelings of bereavement can accompany losses such as the diminishing of one’s health or the health of someone close, or the end of a significant relationship.

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Erin Miller
17 Feb 2020
It was good to learn about grief in a quick and easy way, considering how common it is.
narelle windle
28 Apr 2020
very good resource to review the bereavement response of grief and loss
Ha Do
24 Apr 2021
Very helpful
Rachel Pearce
14 Sep 2022
Other Profession
Informative and well written.
Bob Green
24 Apr 2021
Brief reading but important reading an dI believe should be part of an individual's orientation to the work place.
Catherine Sinclair
18 Jul 2021
Extremely practical and informative.Good tips on how to professionally manage this delicate issue,while showing professionalism, empathy and understanding for each persons situation.
29 Jun 2022
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Helen Sanderson
02 Jun 2022
Registered Nurse
very relevant and empathetic
Bridget Botchwey
09 Nov 2021
Amanda Marley
05 Jul 2020
So relevant, especially now more than ever in this COVID-19 Pandemic where we can really make a difference with an empathetic ear and be mindfully present for our patients and their families.
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