The Grief Recovery Handbook, 20th Anniversary Expanded Edition: The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce, and Other Losses including Health, Career, and Faith

Category: Book
By (author): Friedman, Russell
By (author): James, John W.
Subject:  FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Death, Grief, Bereavement
  HEALTH & FITNESS / General
  SELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: HarperCollins
Published: March 2009
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 8.00in x 5.31in x 0.50in
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From The Publisher*

Newly updated and expanded to commemorate its twentieth anniversary-this classic resource helps people complete the grieving process and move toward recovery and happiness.

Incomplete recovery from grief can have a lifelong negative effect on the capacity for happiness. Drawing from their own histories as well as from others', the authors illustrate how it is possible to recover from grief and regain energy and spontaneity. Based on a proven program, The Grief Recovery Handbook offers grievers the specific actions needed to move beyond loss. New material in this edition includes guidance for dealing with:

  • Loss of faith
  • Loss of career and financial issues
  • Loss of health
  • Growing up in an alcoholic or dysfunctional home
  • From The Publisher*Incomplete recovery from grief can have a lifelong negative effect on the capacity for happiness. Based on a proven program, this classic resource helps people complete the grieving process and move toward recovery and happiness. The authors draw from their own histories as well as others' to illustrate how it is possible to recover from grief and regain energy and spontaneity. Updated and expanded to commemorate its 20th anniversary, the handbook now covers dealing with the loss of one's career, health, faith and more. 192 pp.
    Review Quote*"This book is required for all my classes. The more I use this book, the more I believe that unresolved grief is the major underlying issue in most people's lives. It is the only work of its kind that I know of that outlines the problem and provides the solution."
    Biographical Note

    John W. James and Russell Friedman have been working with grievers for more than thirty years. They have served as consultants to thousands of bereavement professionals and provide GriefRecovery® Seminars and Certification Programs throughout the United States and Canada. They are the founders of the Grief Recovery Institute®.