Grief groups for students who have had a parent die

Moore, Julia; Herlihy, Barbara
September 1993
School Counselor;Sep93, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p54
Academic Journal
Describes the format and process of a six-session grief group for students who have had a parent die. Formation of the group; Sharing of the event as the first session; Stages of grief; Events after death; Change in family structure; Family rituals and holidays; Summing up and achievement of closure.


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