Dimensions of psychological counseling that facilitate the grieving process of bereaved parents

Dimensions of psychological counseling that facilitate the grieving process of bereaved parents 42 bereaved parents (aged 28–66 yrs) were requested to (a) listen to an audiotaped testimony of a bereaved parent's experience in coping with the death of a child during the phases of numbing, yearning and searching for the lost figure, disorganization and despair, and reorganization; (b) discuss how their experience in coping with their child's death compared to what they listened to on tape; and (c) for each phase, complete the Scale of Counseling Dimension Preferences, which depicts preferences for action orientation or insight orientation, cognition or conation, and structure or ambiguity. Results suggest that bereaved parents have generalized preferences for counseling dimensions during different phases of grieving. Findings are discussed in terms of influences that facilitate the grieving process of bereaved parents during individual psychological counseling. (20 ref) http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Journal of Counseling Psychology PsycARTICLES®

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Dimensions of psychological counseling that facilitate the grieving process of bereaved parents

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42 bereaved parents (aged 28–66 yrs) were requested to (a) listen to an audiotaped testimony of a bereaved parent's experience in coping with the death of a child during the phases of numbing, yearning and searching for the lost figure, disorganization and despair, and reorganization; (b) discuss how their experience in coping with their child's death compared to what they listened to on tape; and (c) for each phase, complete the Scale of Counseling Dimension Preferences, which depicts preferences for action orientation or insight orientation, cognition or conation, and structure or ambiguity. Results suggest that bereaved parents have generalized preferences for counseling dimensions during different phases of grieving. Findings are discussed in terms of influences that facilitate the grieving process of bereaved parents during individual psychological counseling. (20 ref)
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American Psychological Association
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Copyright © 1982 by American Psychological Association
ISSN
0022-0167
eISSN
1939-2168
D.O.I.
10.1037/0022-0167.29.5.498
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Abstract

42 bereaved parents (aged 28–66 yrs) were requested to (a) listen to an audiotaped testimony of a bereaved parent's experience in coping with the death of a child during the phases of numbing, yearning and searching for the lost figure, disorganization and despair, and reorganization; (b) discuss how their experience in coping with their child's death compared to what they listened to on tape; and (c) for each phase, complete the Scale of Counseling Dimension Preferences, which depicts preferences for action orientation or insight orientation, cognition or conation, and structure or ambiguity. Results suggest that bereaved parents have generalized preferences for counseling dimensions during different phases of grieving. Findings are discussed in terms of influences that facilitate the grieving process of bereaved parents during individual psychological counseling. (20 ref)

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Journal of Counseling PsychologyPsycARTICLES®

Published: Sep 1, 1982

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