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Coping with Loss and Grief
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A way to help begin the healing process.
A common and natural reaction to any loss that brings on strong emotions.
The ________ process can help people accept the loss and start to heal.
Elisabeth Kubler- Ross noted that the grieving process includes ___________.
Stages of Grief
A variety of reactions that may surface as an individual makes sense of how a loss afffects him or her.
Denial or Numbness
It may be difficult to believe the loss has occured.
The loss is recognized. This stage often involve periods of crying.
The person uses anger because he or she feels powerless and unfairly deprived.
As the reality of the loss sets in, the person may promise to change if what was lost can be returned.
Beyond the feelings of sadness, feelings of isolation, alienation and hopelessness may occur.
The person may become preoccupied with thoughts about how the loss could have been prevented.
The person faces the reality of the loss, and experiences closure.
Remembering becomes less painful, and the person begins to look ahead to the future.
The acceptance of a loss is having _______.
These feelings are a part of _______, or dealing successfully with difficult changes in your life.
If death was sudden or traumatic, the survivors may also experience _____.
The act of showing sorrow or grief is known as _______.
Examples of mourning
Talking about the person, experiencing the pain of the loss, and searching for meaning are all _______ ___ _________.
Don't rush the _______ _______-.
Be a ________ listener.
A person's _______ background also influences grieving.
Common mourning rituals
_____________ _______ ____________ include memorial services, wakes, and fynerals.
Any event that has a stressful impact sufficient to overwhelm your normal coping strategies.
Traumatic event examples
Sudden and shocking, accidents, violent assaults, suicides, and natural disasters.
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