Surviving bereavement

  title={Surviving bereavement},
  author={Dr. P. Richard Olson and Juliana Cooper-Goloenberg MSW and BA JanSturgis},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
If the joy and pleasure of intimate, caring relationships are accepted, then we must have the courage to grieve for their loss. Physicians and other helping professionals have access to the family at this critical time in the life cycle. This is an opportunity to influence the system, to be the “nonanxious presence” that promotes healing. To meet this… CONTINUE READING