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How to Survive the Loss of a Parent

A Guide For Adults

by Lois F. Akner

  • 215 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Harper Paperbacks .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychological aspects,
  • Death, Grief, Bereavement,
  • Self-Help,
  • Psychology,
  • General,
  • Self-Help / Death, Grief, Bereavement,
  • Death,
  • Adult children,
  • Bereavement,
  • Parents

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7726817M
    ISBN 100688137911
    ISBN 109780688137915

    Find Out The Most Effective Ways On How To Survive the Loss of a Parent **** SPECIAL OFFER! 40% OFF! Limited Time Only **** Today only, get this Kindle book for just $ Regularly priced at $ Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device. The death of a loved one is an emotional ordeal that one will have to go through at /5(10). Therapist Lois Akner explains why the loss of a parent is different from other losses and, using examples from her experience, shows how it is possible to work through the grief. Anyone who is going through or trying to prepare for this natural, normal, inevitable loss will find How to Survive the Loss of a Parent a powerful, healing message.

    Therapist Lois Akner explains why the loss of a parent is different from other losses and, using examples from her experience, shows how it is possible to work through the grief. Anyone who is going through or trying to prepare for this natural, normal, inevitable loss will find How to Survive the Loss of a Parent a powerful, healing s: Losing a parent is always a major loss. It is always a major loss and difficult to cope with whether the relationship was good or bad. The parent-child relationship is strong. When you have had a loving, friendly, happy relationship with your parent, their passing will create feelings of emotional turmoil and despair.

      This book will be a wise companion on the difficult journey from loss to recovery." — Robert Kastenbaum, Ph.D., author of The Psychology of Death " How to Survive the Loss of a Child is a godsen "Thank you, Catherine Sanders, for giving us a book /5.   In How to Survive the Loss of a Child, Dr. Sanders, a bereaved parent herself, offers grieving parents practical help and emotional support. This book also helps family members, friends, and caregivers relate to grieving parents and aids them, too, in understanding the process of healing through : Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony/Rodale.


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How to Survive the Loss of a Parent by Lois F. Akner Download PDF EPUB FB2

Therapist Lois Akner explains why the loss of a parent is different from other losses and, using examples from her experience, shows how it is possible to work through the grief.

Anyone who is going through or trying to prepare for this natural, normal, inevitable loss will find How to Survive the Loss of a Parent a powerful, healing message/5(47).

How to Survive the Loss of a Parent: A Guide for Adults How to Survive the Loss of a Parent book Kindle edition by Akner, Lois F., Whitney, Catherine.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading How to Survive the Loss of a Parent: A Guide for Adults/5(34).

THE GRIEVING PARENT'S BOOK OF HOPE: HOW TO SURVIVE THE LOSS OF YOUR CHILD, is a comprehensive and compassionate journey down the road of grief.

The book is written from the intimate firsthand experience of a mother who has lost a child and holds the reader in a continual warm : Norma Sawyers-Kurz.

How to Survive the Loss of a Parent book. Read 20 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Many people who usually function well are throw /5. How to survive the loss of a parent: a guide for adults User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Written for adults who are mourning the loss of a parent, this book attempts to help survivors understand how the parental relationship influenced other aspects of their lives. Drawing from her work Read full review.

Buy How to Survive the Loss of a Parent (A Guide for Adults) Reprint by Akner, Lois F (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: The death of a baby, whether through miscarriage, stillbirth or neonatal loss, or the death of an older child, is the worst experience a parent can endure.

Parents often don’t know how – or if – they will survive such an earth-shattering event. Society gives few messages and the ones that are given seem mixed about how to "appropriately" grieve for parents.

In his book, When Parents Die: A Guide for Adults, Edward Myers states, "Loss of a parent is the single most common form of bereavement in this the unstated message is that when a parent is middle-aged or elderly, the death is somehow less of a loss.

"A parent's death," she says, "has a very strong impact, and it's not just emotional. The whole meaning of who you are is very much attached to this person." Most of Moss's research has looked at the effect of parental loss within the first six months to a year after the death, when grief is keenest.

How to Survive the Loss of a Parent by Ackner & Whitney; Harper Paperbacks, November, Written for adults who are mourning the loss of a parent, this book attempts to help survivors understand how the parental relationship influenced other aspects of their lives.

Losing Your Parents, Finding Yourself: The Defining Turning Point of Adult Life. Although parents mourning the death of a child are, in many ways, experiencing classic grief responses — the usual battery of psychological, biological, and social repercussions — there are many unique challenges. The trauma is often more intense, the memories and hopes harder to let go : Joshua A.

Krisch. For some parents, all they want to do is to sleep. Others find themselves pacing the floors at night and staring blankly at the TV. The death of a child takes an extreme toll on the body. Science has shown that a loss of this magnitude is similar to a major physical injury, so you absolutely need rest%(K).

How to Survive the Loss of a Parent: Grieving the Loss of a Mother or Father (Dealing with Death, Dealing with Grief, Letting Go, Grief and Grieving, Grief Recovery Handbook) - Kindle edition by Williams, Esther. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading How to Survive the Loss of a Parent /5(15). Find Out The Most Effective Ways On How To Survive the Loss of a Parent Today only, get this Kindle book for just $ Regularly priced at $ Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device.

The death of a loved one is an emotional ordeal /5(11). Written for adults who are mourning the loss of a parent, this book attempts to help survivors understand how the parental relationship influenced other aspects of their lives. Drawing from her work as a bereavement counselor, Akner depicts the experience of 12 mourners meeting for a six-week workshop/5(28).

Book Summary: The title of this book is How to Survive the Loss of a Parent and it was written by Lois F. Akner, Catherine Whitney (Contributor). This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it Pages:   THE GRIEVING PARENT'S BOOK OF HOPE: HOW TO SURVIVE THE LOSS OF YOUR CHILD, is a comprehensive and compassionate journey down the road of grief for parents who have lost a child.

The book is written from the intimate firsthand experience of a mother who has lost a child and holds the reader in a continual warm embrace/5. Losing the son is one of the most tragic events in the live of a parent. You might be in need of words to console yourself or to console others or to put down your feelings.

These death of a son quotes prove to be helpful in this time of despair. They express the immense grief in the loss. Coping with the loss of a close friend or family member may be one of the hardest challenges that many of us face. When we lose a spouse, sibling or parent our grief can be particularly intense.

Loss is understood as a natural part of life, but we can still be overcome by shock and confusion, leading to prolonged periods of sadness or depression. The loss of a spouse can impact us profoundly at any times in our lives.

On the Holmes and Rahe Stress Scale, loss of a spouse is rated as the most stressful event. [1] Losing a lifetime companion.

In the tradition of the perennial bestseller How to Survive the Loss of Love, this guide offers frank and compassionate help to those who may need sup How to Survive the Loss of a Parent Pages: Surviving the death and loss of a child takes a dedication to life. As a parent, you gave birth to life as a promise to the future.

Now you must make a new commitment to living, as hard or impossible as it may seem right now. You will survive this; however, the .The Death of an Adult Child. The death of any child, regardless of cause or age, is overwhelming to parents, who can never be fully prepared for their child to die before them.

Parental grief is intense, long-lasting, and complex.