Helping People With Developmental Disabilities Mourn

Helping People With Developmental Disabilities Mourn

Practical Rituals for Caregivers

eBook - 2005
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Frequently, people with developmental disabilities are excluded from bereavement ceremonies when a loved one or friend dies, therefore not receiving the special care needed for comprehending their own feelings of loss. Focusing on creating mourning rituals for special needs people, this guide offers specific rituals and techniques for caregivers to use while helping explain death and dying. With more than 20 examples such as the use of pictures and storytelling or drawing and music, these practical tools can substantially lend to the understanding of grief and sadness for intellectually and developmentally disabled adults and adolescents.
Publisher: Fort Collins, CO : Companion Press, [2005], ©2005
ISBN: 9781617220968
9781879651463
Branch Call Number: 152.4 Ma
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 83 pages)
Additional Contributors: Wolfelt, Alan
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For people with developmental disabilities, grief is a natural part of life, too, of course. How to help them best is the subject of this book.


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