Grief therapy for those left behind

Collier, Roger
March 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/22/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 5, pE265
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the importance of grief therapy for bereaved families in palliative care programs. Doctor David Kissane states that members of families classified as dysfunctional and intermediate classes are the one who will suffer pathological grief that leads to depression, drug abuse, and suicidal thoughts. It says that grief therapy helps to reduce stress. It mentions that adult hospices helps family members joined grief therapy services in the community.


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