Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, Fourth Edition: A Handbook for the Mental Health Practitioner

ISBN-13: 9780826101204

ISBN-10: 0826101208

Author: J. William Worden PhD ABPP

Edition: 4

Publication date:
2008
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Format:
Hardcover 314 pages
Category:
Nursing, Psychology, Psychiatry
Get cash immediately!
SELL
Best price to buy
On Marketplace
from $46.76

eBook
$52.99
$15.14
FREE shipping on ALL orders

Summary

Acknowledged author J. William Worden PhD ABPP wrote Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, Fourth Edition: A Handbook for the Mental Health Practitioner comprising 314 pages back in 2008. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0826101208 and 9780826101204. Since then Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, Fourth Edition: A Handbook for the Mental Health Practitioner textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $11.83 or rent at the marketplace.


Description

Named a 2013 Doody's Core Title! In the fields of death education, research and counseling/psychology, surely Bill Worden is a giant....ALL of us, personally and professionally, are indebted to J. William Worden. From his work we may be just a bit wiser, a bit healthier, a bit more competent, and a lot more in touch with meaning (our own and those of others) for the sake of all who mourn." --Illness, Crisis, & Loss Every helping professional will profit from Worden's treatment of uncomplicated and complicated mourning. Especially hopefully is his material on the many types of loss...I highly recommend Worden's book."--Ministry Recipient of The International Work Group on Death, Dying and Bereavement Herman Feifel Award. Dr. Worden presents the highly anticipated fourth edition to Grief Counseling and Grief Therapy, the gold standard of grief therapy handbooks. The previous editions, translated into 12 languages, received worldwide acclaim for their sensitive, insightful, and practical approach to grief counseling. In this updated and revised fourth edition, Dr. Worden presents his most recent thinking on bereavement drawn from extensive research, clinical work, and the best of the new literature. Key Features: The task model has been modified to account for new thinking and research findings in the field, including meaning making, resilience, and continuing bonds A new chapter on the Mediators of Mourning helps clinicians to understand what accounts for individual differences in adapting to the death of a loved one Looks at recent controversies in the field including the best way to understand complicated bereavement and the efficacy of grief counseling and therapy Presents the vital distinction between grief and trauma, and highlights different intervention approaches for each Comprehensive and highly organized, this text is useful to therapists just beginning to work in the field as well as seasoned practitioners.