Living with Grief: Loss in Later Life

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Kenneth J. Doka
Hospice Foundation of America, 2002 - Family & Relationships - 363 pages
As this book shows us, when a loved one dies we search for meaning in our own lives while struggling to hold onto memories of a precious life lost, O says Senator John Breaux in his introduction to this book. The 29 chapters of this book address the struggles, concerns and issues faced by the bereaved, and those who care for them.

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Growing Old and Dying
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Dr. Kenneth J. Doka is a licensed mental health counselor and preeminent expert in grief. He is Professor of Gerontology at the Graduate School of the College of New Rochelle as well as Senior Consultant to the Hospice Foundation of America and an ordained Lutheran minister.Dr. Doka speaks around the world on dying, death, and bereavement, and his work has been featured in national publications and media outlets such as "Time", "The Wall Street Journal", CNN, and "Nightline".

Gordon is President of Hospice Foundation of America.

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