TITLE

Grief therapy for those left behind

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/22/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 5, pE265
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
60156071

 

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