After the Suicide

Kari Dyregrov, Einar Plyhn, Gudrun Dieserud

*Extremely Recommended within the Well being and Social Care class on the 2012 British Medical Affiliation Ebook Awards*

These left behind within the wake of suicide are sometimes affected by unanswered questions and emotions of guilt. Serving to them to know why the suicide occurred, how suicide survivors generally react and cope, and the place they will discover help may also help them transfer forwards on their path from grief to restoration.

Drawing on the testimonies of suicide survivors and analysis into suicide bereavement, this ebook gives these working with the bereaved with the information and steering they want. It covers frequent grief and disaster reactions, together with these particular to youngsters and younger individuals, how suicide bereavement differs from different types of bereavement, and the way others have coped and been supported. It additionally addresses how the bereaved can transfer on, together with recommendation on help networks together with pals, household, professionals and different bereaved individuals.

This ebook might be invaluable to all these supporting those that have been bereaved by suicide, together with counsellors, bereavement help employees, social employees, and psychologists.