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(p. 29) Grief 

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(p. 29) Grief
Author(s):

Myrna M. Weissman

, John C. Markowitz

, and Gerald L. Klerman

DOI:
10.1093/med:psych/9780195309416.003.0003
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date: 22 January 2021

This chapter discusses grief, including a definition of grief, normal grief, complicated grief, goals in treating a grief reaction, catharsis, re-establishing interests and relationships, and presents a case example of interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for grief.

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