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NYU Child Study Center receives grant from the American Red Cross September 11 recovery program
... coping skills that allow them to manage their own grief
and distress. The 8-week Life Enrichment Program is designed to help decrease distress, increase energy and confidence, improve parent-child relationships and decrease child distress. In addition, the program will increase the social support for s...
Physicians can help family members caring for dying loved ones
...motions and relationships, and attending to family grief
and bereavement. "In caring well for family caregi... services, said Rabow. 5) Pay special attention to grief
and bereavement following death of a loved one. According to Rabow, grief
worsens both physical and ...
St. Paul nurse receives Guardian Angel Award named for UT Southwestern vice president
...ption of new guidelines for helping them deal with grief
and loss. "I believe Aziza Young has done more to promote ethics in care-giving than any other person I know," said Bitsy Henderson, president of the St. Paul Foundation. "Her extraordinary impact in ethics, leadership, and family and staff education...
New tools help families and schools prepare for disasters
...ated new guidelines for the treatment of traumatic grief
and provided specialized trainings for school personnel in New York City, Washington, D.C. and other parts of the country. "The Terrorism and Disaster Branch of the NCTSN is partnering with governmental and local systems to promote comprehensive, c...
Families cope better after euthanasia than natural death
...of cancer patients who die by euthanasia have less grief
symptoms and post-traumatic stress reactions than ...patients who died by euthanasia had less traumatic grief
symptoms, less current feeling of grief, and less post-traumatic stress reactions than the family an...
...shed study may not be able to alleviate a parent's grief
over a child taken by SIDS, but its findings may help some parents obtain a truer understanding of the cause of an infant's death. A five year review and examination of 7,058 cases of SIDS has been conducted by Donald H. Chace, James C. DiPerna, Bre...
Strong spiritual beliefs may help people recover from bereavement
...s stronger spiritual beliefs seem to resolve their grief
more rapidly and completely after the death of a p...porting no spiritual belief had not resolved their grief
after 14 months. People with strong spiritual beliefs resolved their grief
progressively over the sa...
You Don't Need To Make Sperm Or Even Be Alive To Be A Father
...g something from their loved one gives families in grief
some hope,"he says. The Vernoffs were the first to use the sperm for fertilisation,however. Single thawed sperm were injected into Gaby Vernoff's eggs. After oneunsuccessful attempt, she become pregnant last year (This Week, 18 July 1998, p5). ...