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Immediate Aftercare Program for Survivors and Families of Homicide Victims: The Case of Cobb County Government

@inproceedings{Stern2010ImmediateAP,
  title={Immediate Aftercare Program for Survivors and Families of Homicide Victims: The Case of Cobb County Government},
  author={Susan B. Stern},
  year={2010}
}

The UK National Homicide Therapeutic Service: A Retrospective Naturalistic Study Among 929 Bereaved Individuals

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Results showed that the current model of care is likely to be effective in reducing mental health complaints following homicidal bereavement, and having a history of mental illness, being younger of age and female, andHaving lost either a child or spouse consistently predicted greater symptom severity and functional impairment at baseline.

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