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The Art of Transforming Grief
This book has been many years in the making. It is a step by step endeavor that enables the reader to become familiar with the concept of grief, how society handles it, and how our particular cultural training influences what it is we say about grief and how we relate to it.
'The Art of Transforming Grief' is the professional guide to learning how to attend to clients in crisis while preventing bereavement overload, empathy fatigue and caregiver burnout.
Designed especially for helping professionals and family caregivers, this workbook is a combination of personal story, thanatology information and pragmatic applications for holding space for others, and healthy somatic space for yourself. Degriefing employs the expressive arts; using integrative therapies for experiential exercises that address the mental, emotional and physical effects of grief.
Readers will explore how to normalize grief utilizing the caregiver questionairre, Degriefing languaging skills, exploring the benefits of somatic approaches. Select and combine integrative therapies for self-care to meet your individual needs; to then transform the burden of accumulated caregiver grief in a supportive and confidential environment.
Appropriate for all professional caregivers, such as therapists, nurses, social workers, case managers, hands-on-therapists, (physical,speech, occupational, massage and yogatherapists), first responders, chaplains, bereavement counselors, etc.
This book is intended as a reference only, not as a medical manual. The information here is not intended as a substitute for any treatment that may have been prescribed by your doctors.
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The Art of Transforming Grief, by Lyn Prashant