Chapter 12. Coping with Bereavement: the Dynamics of Intervention

  1. Philip W. Davidson,
  2. Vee P. Prasher and
  3. Matthew P. Janicki
  1. Sandra Bowling and
  2. Sheila Hollins

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776179.ch12

Mental Health, Intellectual Disabilities, and the Aging Process

Mental Health, Intellectual Disabilities, and the Aging Process

How to Cite

Davidson, P. W., Prasher, V. P. and Janicki, M. P. (2008) Coping with Bereavement: the Dynamics of Intervention, in Mental Health, Intellectual Disabilities, and the Aging Process, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776179.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 MAR 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101646

Online ISBN: 9780470776179

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Keywords:

  • bereavement;
  • intellectual diabilities;
  • family health;
  • emotional capacity;
  • religion

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The historical and social context framing current discussion

  • How did this thinking impact on practice?

  • Issues of bereavement for older people with ID

  • Older people and their aging parents

  • Intervening before a death

  • Inclusion at bereavement

  • A current bereavement intervention study

  • Summary

  • References