–-50th Anniversary Edition–
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Subtitle: A constructive approach to the problem of loss
Many people experience grief as the result of loss. This book describes what happens to us whenever we lose someone or something important.
We all need a better understanding of the small griefs in life as well as those larger grief experiences that can overwhelm us.
Here is a volume to be kept close at hand. It can be used over the years as you encounter a wide variety of grief experiences or as you assist friends in moving beyond grief to good grief.
The late Granger E. Westberg, a pioneer in holistic health care and the interrelationship of religion and medicine, held a joint professorship in medicine and religion at the University of Chicago and a professorship in preventative medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. He was also the founder of the parish nurse program, now an international movement.