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Grief Loss and Bereavement

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Grief and bereavement are the result of losing something or someone that is emotionally significant to a person. Bereavement refers to the state of losing a loved one, while grief refers to the emotional and psychological reaction to the bereavement.
Well their are tons of ways to grief. Some good some bad.
Mankind in general has been plagued by fears. Experts have  classified death anxiert into various categories...These include  the fear of pain, the unknown, losing loved ones in death and the  fear of losing loved ones in death, and the fear of negative  consequences that one's death may have on...
Currently, and supposedly, not all statistics are correct. Suicide occurs at least every 18 minutes, in the United States. I also heard it was every it occured every 8 seconds somewhere in the world.
  A "Thinking of you" card that they can display and keep with a small note saying that you haven't forgotten what day it is and if they need anything they know where you are and maybe some flowers or call and see them.
As grief is such a powerful emotion and experience, so many colours  could represent it. Red is seen as anger, which could present  itself as resentment against the death. Blue is often seen as  sadness, which is a natural emotion for anyone who's struggled with  bereavement issues. Grey may...
Ill search for new one...........easy............
Clonazepam (Klonipin), like most benzodiazepams, is not very lethal at all. While human LD50's are indeterminate, the rat LD50 is around 4000mg/kg. Extrapolating that up for humans indicates a huge amount. The initial dosage of clonazepam is around 1.5mg TID (three times a day), so anything over...
Everyone is different in how they cope so the grief process is not  a one size fit all. Not everyone grieves in exactly the same way.  One thing seems to hold true, repressing your grief can be harmful  mentally, emotionally and physically. Often talking can be a  helpful release. Talking about...
You try to remember all the great times you had together....the person is alive while you keep the memories of him(her).... It is very hard to move on, but you should not! you should pass the memories to your children and always remember what that person would want you to do!
The 7 days of Jewish mourning.
Losing someone or something you love is very painful. You may experience all kinds of difficult emotions and it may feel like the sadness will never let up. These are normal reactions to a significant loss. But while there is no right or wrong way to grieve -there are healthy ways to cope with the...
You can write one yourself, because that experience is one that only you can describe perfectly. Try it - have confidence in yourself and open up your heart and pour it out on paper. It may be cathartic, which is, healing for you. God bless you and I'm sorry. I am a teacher and this kind of thing...
The ABC model of crisis intervention is as follows:    "A": Developing and maintaining rapport: including use of basic  attending skills, paraphrasing, and reflection of feeling.      "B": Identifying the nature of the crisis and altering cognitions,  including identifying aspects of...
Most people report that self cutting is a way to 'feel something', suggesting that in many ways they feel numb, cutting gives them a visible and experiential reminder that they are 'real'. Interestingly it can be sometimes seen as a maladaptive protective factor against serious suicidal behaviour as...
Grief comes in waves and is at times all consuming, allow the waves to come when and as often as they do as it is part of the grieving process. This loss will become part of him and he can only take his mind off it for a few seconds in the beginning but as time passes, the lapses between the waves...
About 14 Canadians in a day. 3000 from around the world, in a day. One million in a year.
The following is written by and according to the U.S. Department of Labor and particular to the education and training required for counselors. Education and training requirements for counselors are often very detailed and vary by State and specialty, but a master's degree usually is required to...
The first 7 days of intense mourning after a Jewish funeral that is observed by immediate family members.
  dream is thougt of someone which happened in daily life,that thing we watch while sleeping.
First and foremost, the best way to honor your child's lifeand memories is by living. Yes, living . The best way to honor your child, as well asyour child's memories, is to live. If you were to do something toend your life, your child would not be remembered the way you wouldwant him or her to be...
When you lose your brother, someone who is such an essential part of your life- who is more than a sibling because he is often a friend, teacher, hero... you have to find a way to grieve. some people grieve by crying, others by writing or getting up and doing something physical. don't be afraid to...
Grief is a necessary emotion to deal with the loss of a loved one. However, grief is a different lonely journey and one each individual of that loved one who has died must go through and each person grieves differently. There is no joy in grieving. Grieving often leaves those left behind with a hole...
When you feel as though you need to cry but no tears will flow then you are still crying inside you may even be screaming but no sound comes forth from you but you could still be screaming inside as crying uncontrollably and screaming inside without making a sound are just as if not more painful for...
This is no reason for concern. Different individuals process grief differently and always in their own individual time frame. You may be having dreams that you don't remember, or your dreams may present metaphors that your conscious mind does not recognize as related to your grief. Or you might not...
You maybe now have a chance to ask them. If you are a good friend to them maybe they will feel that and then be able to tell you. It's impossible to know why someone tries to do this. People feel despair for all sorts of reasons. They may feel alone, or rejected. They may think they have a secret...
Cerebral hemorrhage cause Franklin D. Roosevelt's death.
  That depends upon what the consoling need is about...............   generally speaking, just LISTENING is a great way to console. People need to " get the stuff" out of them before getting to the point where they are able to accept the situation.   If you could put yourself in their...
o, I forgot to mention in my question posted above, what was the cause that was finally pinned to your thinking impairment, and have you ever had this happen to you after you had just gone off SSRI's and taken marijuana (which event initiated the thinking impairment). I am currently 21, and have no...
  == Answer ==   Lookup the county and state where the person died. This is where you get the death certificate. Example: Vital Reocrds for Kentucky
One approach would be to tell the child that the story of Grandad's life has come to an end. You could sit together and look at photos of Grandad, and tell stories about different times in Grandad's life - where he grew up, where he went to school, how he met Gramma, what he was like as a Dad, and...
If it was your parents who just got divorced, you must be in great pain. Give yourself time to get through it and get counseling if you need it. If it was a couple you know, try to be supportive but if your friend(s) need their distance, back off until they are ready to talk about it. Sometimes...
Suspense is the feeling of uncertainty or anxiety about what is going to happen next.
  Each person is different. Some people want to talk about the problem that has them upset, others try to ignore it and pretend it never happened. I had an aunt who miscarried at over 4 months of pregnancy. The entire family was afraid to talk about it to her because they didn't want to make her...
The first 7 days of mourning after a Jewish funeral that is observed by the immediate family of the deceased.
If one has lost someone to murder then of course a conviction of the criminal gives a sense of relief for a few, but not all. Even if the criminal is put to death there can be little sense of relief because it doesn't bring back the person one loves. However, a conviction means that person is off...
Indian culture deals death with mourn. They mourn for the loss ofthe families.
The main thing is to be there for that person and that means you may possibly be 'on call' at all hours of the day or night. Let the person cry, get angry, swear if they want, or just hug them close and tell them everything will work out because it will. A breakdown or a breakup of a relationship is...
If you have been chosen to speak at a funeral here are some suggestions on what to say: You could mention the person's characterSpeak of his accomplishmentsTell what you will miss about the personTell what you experienced with the person - story of something you did together or you consider...
I am so very sorry that you your grandma has passed away. I was only eight years old when my grandma passed away and we were very close just like you and your grandma were. I cried and cried and couldn't understand why she had to leave.The loss you are feeling is called 'grief' and all of us grieve...
It means you are having olifactory illusions. The tragedy of the death make have trigger an association with the deceased.It is not mystical nor unusual, but it is rare.---I think you meant an olfactory hallucination. They are rare, and certain associations between different parts of the brain can ...
The short answer is to stop trying to get over it, and just allow your sadness to be there. You didn't say how recently your grandpa died which makes a difference but here are some things you can do that might help... - Share your memories with family and friends - Put together a scrapbook or...
It would appear that they do. Many people have noticed that they will do small things to let you know they acknowledge your presence, such as a slight hand squeeze, but even if they do not, it is pretty certain that they know you are with them and that you care.
depends on your religion. most likely, she'll either go to heaven/hell, be reincarnated, or...nothing.
No I get angry at my parents and then I cool off playing video games or going for a walk and then I talk to my parents about what happen You must first try to understand WHY you are getting angry all the time with your parents. Is it because of something they have really done to you ? or is it...
he did kill himself because no one understood him he had hung him self because he felt cold inside didn't want anything to wit that life
Sean McGee?Sean Murray OR Tim McGee maybe?
Most people convicted of animal cruelty get 5 to 10 years in prison.
Well the fact is that the beginning of your life is the beginning of the ribbon. Now this ribbon is pretty long if you ask me but God (the crafter) is cutting the ribbon each time you do somthing fatal to your life like smoking,watching somthing very bad, or stealing! Each time he cuts it your life...
Well... i can't give you the perfect answer. But i can give you some ideas that have been used through out time that i have read about. a few ideas that people used in Europe between 1400s-1920s is that you give the child a doll. and you try to explain to them (to the best of your ability) that the...
I am so sorry for your loss. I know how hard it is to deal with this. My dad died on October 16, 2010. I was 11. Let your feelings out and give yourself specific times to grieve. If a parent dies suddenly like my dad, then you will be in shock and a state of numbness. When the shock wears off, it...
You can't simply forget about about your parents, but the first you should do is be happy. Your parents wouldn't want you to be upset all the time because they moved on. They'd want what's best for you. What I do is I imagine they're in a better place where they don't have to worry about problems...
  you just pray every day and god will get you through it
"How does society control emotions and what are some examples?". Dear friend,. If you asked people what they thought about Mc Donalds. If you asked them what thought came to mind when they thought of Mc Donalds here is what some of them might say:. "I think of children and think of Joy and I think...
Normally in the Obituary section of your newspaper. Perhaps your church customarily announces parishoners deaths.
A general answer would be because they have also experienced the same emotions one time or another throughout life. An example would be how they may be able to help a person who is feeling sad over a lost one because they too have lost someone. It's really not that difficult of a question. Let say...
As we all know '' Death '' is a horrible thing, it will happen to all of us some time or other. You can cope with it in various ways perhaps you could contact a family member or perhaps get counselling i would suggest someone who is very close to you and has had previous experience before. You...
Are you someone who has feelings and for some odd reason your friend tells you to cut yourself to relieve the pain? well please don't. It can cause more harm to you mentally and physically! If you have questions on if you should or shouldn't, ask your parents,or a friend, they should all say not to....
  I've seen tests where people were asked to life & roll a car, then hypnotised to believe that a loved one was trapped under that same car. The person managed to roll the car the second time. Something to do with people not being able to access the full strength of their muscles under...
Yes, i attempted suiced several times because of my dad, and my stepmom
It's not considered acceptable to take food from a shiva house.
I kept a journal and talked to other widows for advice. I then wrote a book of all their stories and published it. I kept busy and found something to do for others, taking my mind off of myself.
The dream could reflect the dreamer's grief and longing to "be in touch" with the deceased. There is no supernatural warning or danger in this dream.
Grieving is a personal journey when someone loses someone they loved and were close too and there is no set time for the ending of grief. No one has the right to separate the grieving person emotionally from their loved one and it would be a good idea to look the grieving process up on the Internet...
When someone is grieving from the death of a loved one the person is in shock and will go through steps of grieving such as denial; anger; depression; feeling lonely and lost; segregated emotionally from others and in grief counselling it is suggested that no one that is grieving should make any...
That is something everyone has to decide for themselves, but for the most part, I would say they are. Some probably do believe what they are saying, but it really can't be proven. They are always very vague or read clues you give them to come up with the answer you want to hear.
Make sure that you know that she is in a better place first. then realize that this is not the end, you will see her again   Talking about it helps too. Distracting yourself by doing something else helps but by just forgetting about it may hurt in the future. But mostly time helps ease the pain.
go to a local church and do a confession (or reconciliation) and free your soul of sins (bad things) then go do nice things for others and be happy :)
  You should be seeing a counselor or therapist to help you through the grieving process. If you cannot afford one, contact your local mental health association for referrals to programs that provide help on a sliding scale or for free.
In Jewish tradition, immediate family members sit shiva after the death of a loved one.
Sending a condolence card is the best thing to do.
The first 7 days after a Jewish death.
One of the most difficult grieving processes is that of losing a child at any age. The process is normal and may take a few years to get over, but each year that passes the intense pain will lessen, but the heart never totally heals. The best way to try and cope with the death of a child is to...
This is a really difficult one, and I am unable to offer you a real professional opinion. I have lost alot of my family, and I understand how sad it must be. If it has been your son who has passed away, I am so sorry to hear that. There are a few ways to deal with this, however: You must understand...
You can, depending on what the mental health issue was. The recent legislation that went into effect June 2008 states that hospitals and mental health treatment centers only have to report people who pose a threat to themselves or others in the community, not everyone like previously. If you were...
'Grief' tends to come in five 'stages', these are denial, anger,  bargaining, depression and acceptance.    Many people experience sadness when a loved one dies, crying is a  common symptom. Other symptoms include not doing so well in  work/school, nausea, loss of appetite, tiredness,...
As long as you feel you need to, or as long as you are actively mourning the loss of a loved one.
Shiva means "Seven". It is the 7 day period of mourning immediately following a burial. It is traditionally observed only by the deceased's surviving parents, siblings, children, and spouse. During this time, various rituals are observed. The mourner(s) do not sit in chairs or on cushions. The...
Dreams of a person who had died are a normal part of the grief process. Grief and the dreams associated with grief can persist for a number of years after the loss. Dreams of the deceased can provide comfort as well as acceptance of the finality of death. . Probably just thinking about the person...
Getting through the shock of hearing. .Then the funeral/memorial service....cry as hard as you can and get those feelings out. Usually those feelings are self contained loss of a loved one or friend seems to be devastating. .celebrate their life and rember their great goals and positive attributes....
Have a friend stay over and throw away all ur pics with ur pet just keep 1 or 2.
Certainly you can talk to your departed loved ones. Millions around the world do it. Even I do it as a Christian. I talk to God and the person. It helps you and probably even helps that person who could hear you from the other side of this life. I tell my dad I miss him and tell him funny things or...
If the loved ones are recently deceased in real life, the dream represents a normal part of the grieving process and longing to be with the loved ones again.
Depends on the type. Sometimes, the best way to deal with grief is to talk to somebody about it, or write everything you are feeling down. Often, this will help you make sense of things. You could also try the "curl-up-on-the-couch-with-a-good-book-or-a-good-movie-with-somebody-that-cares-about-you-...
Hi there, my name is kieran and I'll try and answer the question for you. I've interpreted the question as How to grieve, am i right?grief is different to everybody and cant be defined but explained in general similarities. grief usually involves crying, illness and sadness.people feel the lose of a...
No. My family recently ran into a situation like this were my grandmother died on Thursday and we going to Israel Saturday night. However, I would suggest bringing the food to a soup kitchen to complete a mitzvah in your deceased one's name. I am so sorry for your loss.
Kate's Club is a non-profit organization in Atlanta,GA for children and teenagers who have lost a parent or sibling . I'm in Kate's Club and it's a great organization.
Some people avoid some grieving people because they are uncomfortable to be around the person and don't know what to say to the person. Others may avoid the person because they don't like being around excessive crying and depression. In that case they should help the person get proper grief...
Social work is a profession for those with a strong desire to help improve people's lives. Social workers assist people by helping them cope with issues in their everyday lives, deal with their relationships, and solve personal and family problems. Some social workers help clients who face a...
Watch comedy central. It's a good place to catch some laughs. Instead of feeling sad , you can feel your stomach hurting from all the laughing your having. (you should watch the Dave Chapel show. It's hilarious.)
  Our mental health has to make as important as our physical health. Many mental disorders and illnesses can become physical symptoms if left untreated. If you think you suffer from some kind of MD or MI please see a mental professional.