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Author Webb, Nancy
Title Helping Bereaved Children : A Handbook for Practitioners
Imprint New York : Guilford Publications, 2010
©2010
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Edition 3rd ed
Descript 1 online resource (434 pages)
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Series Clinical Practice with Children, Adolescents, and Families Ser
Clinical Practice with Children, Adolescents, and Families Ser
Note Cover -- Front Matter -- Half Title -- Series Page -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Dedication -- About the Editor -- Contributors -- Foreword -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Contents -- Part I: Introduction -- Chapter 1--The Child and Death -- Chapter 2--Assessment of the Bereaved Child -- Part II: Death in the Family -- Chapter 3--Death of a Grandparent or a Parent -- Chapter 4--The Grief of Siblings -- Chapter 5--The Disenfranchised Grief of Children -- Chapter 6--Suicide in the Family: Helping Child and Adolescent Survivors -- Chapter 7: The Loss and Death of a Pet -- Chapter 8--War-Related Deaths in the Family -- Part III: Death in the School and the Wider World -- Chapter 9--The Terminally Ill Child in School and the Sudden Death of a Teacher -- Chapter 10--Violent, Traumatic Death in Schools and Community Responses -- Chapter 11--Children's and Adolescents' Exposure to the Mass Violence of War and Terrorism -- Chapter 12--Deaths connected to Natural Disasters -- Part IV: Interventions with Bereaved Children -- Chapter 13--Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Play Therapy for Childhood Trauma and Loss -- Chapter 14--Joint Caregiver-Child Treatment Following a Parent's Death -- Chapter 15--Bereavement Groups and Camps for Children: An Interdisciplinary Approach -- Chapter 16--Storytelling with Bereaved Children -- Part V: Help for Counselors, Parents, and Teachers -- Chapter 17--Professional Self-Care and Prevention of Secondary Trauma -- Chapter 18--Guidelines to Help Parents and Teachers of Bereaved Children -- Resources -- Selected Training Programs and Certifications -- Suppliers of Play Materials -- Bereavement Resources -- References on Religious/Cultural/Ethnic Practices Related to Death -- Index
This acclaimed work describes a range of counseling and therapy approaches for children who have experienced loss. Practitioners and students are given practical strategies for helping preschoolers through adolescents cope with different forms of bereavement, including death in the family, school, and community. Grounded in research on child therapy, bereavement, trauma, and child development, the volume includes rich case presentations and clearly explains the principles that guide interventions. Eleven reproducible assessment tools and handouts can also be downloaded and printed in a convenient 8 1/2" x 11" size
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Webb, Nancy Helping Bereaved Children : A Handbook for Practitioners New York : Guilford Publications,c2010 9781606235973
Subject Bereavement in children.;Grief in children.;Children and death.;Children -- Counseling of.;Children -- Counseling of -- Case studies
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Alt Author Webb, Nancy Boyd
Doka, Kenneth J
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