GRIEF SUPPORT: THE ROLE OF FUNERAL SERVICE

@article{Lensing2001GRIEFST,
  title={GRIEF SUPPORT: THE ROLE OF FUNERAL SERVICE},
  author={Vicki Lensing},
  journal={Journal of Loss and Trauma},
  year={2001},
  volume={6},
  pages={45 - 63}
}
  • Vicki Lensing
  • Published 1 January 2001
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Loss and Trauma
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