Social problem solving in complicated grief.

  title={Social problem solving in complicated grief.},
  author={Fiona Maccallum and Richard A. Bryant},
  journal={The British journal of clinical psychology},
  volume={49 Pt 4},
OBJECTIVES This study investigated social problem solving (SPS) and autobiographical memory specificity in complicated grief (CG). DESIGN The study employed a cross-sectional design, comparing the responses of bereaved individuals with and without CG. METHODS Twenty-one individuals with CG and twenty-two No-CG bereaved individuals completed a means-ends problem-solving (MEPS) task and a cue word autobiographical memory retrieval task (AMT). RESULTS CG was associated with significantly… CONTINUE READING