Mourning the death of a loved one is a processall of us will go through at one time or another.But wherever the death is sudden or anticipated, few of us are prepared for it or for the grief itbrings. There is no right or wrong way to grieve;each person's response to loss will be different.Now, in this compassionate, comprehensive guide, Therese A. Rando, Ph.D., bereavement specialist andauthor of Loss And AnticipatoryGrief
, leads you gently through the painful butnecessary process of grieving and helps you findthe best way for yourself.
Whetherthe death was sudden of expected, from accident, illness, suicide, homicide, or natural causes, Dr.Rando will help you learnto:
Understand and resolve yourgrief.
Talk to children aboutdeath.
Resolve unfinished business.
Takecare of yourself.
Accept the helpand support of others.
Get throughholidays and other difficult times of theyear.
Plan funerals and personalbereavement rituals.
How To Go OnLiving With Someone You Love Dies alsoincludes a comprehensive resource listing and achapter on finding professional help and supportgroups.
There is no way around thepain of loss, but there is a way through it. Dr.Rando offers the solace, comfort, and guidance tohelp you accept your loss and move into your newlife without forgetting your treasuredpast."