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Title:
Healing a parent's grieving heart : 100 practical ideas after your child dies
Author:
Wolfelt, Alan.
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Publication Information:
Fort Collins, Colo. : Companion Press, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
118 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm.
General Note:
"Compassionate advice and simple activities that have helped thousands of grieving parents to live again"--Cover.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781879651302
Format :
Book

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Summary

Presenting simple yet highly effective methods for coping and healing, this book provides answers and relief to parents trying to deal with the loss of a child. It offers 100 practical, action-oriented tips for embracing grief, such as writing a letter to the child who has died; spending time with others who will listen to stories of grief; creating a memory book, box, or Web site; and remembering others who may still be struggling with the death.


Author Notes

Alan D. Wolfelt, PhD , is an internationally known teacher, a grief counselor, and the author of The Journey Through Grief and The Understanding Your Grief Journal . He is director of the Center for Loss and Life Transition and faculty member at the University of Colorado Medical School's department of family medicine. He is the "Children and Grief" columnist for Bereavement magazine and has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Larry King Live , and NBC's Today . He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado.