The Dual Process Model of Coping with Bereavement: A Decade Later

  title={The Dual Process Model of Coping with Bereavement: A Decade Later},
  author={V. Richardson},
  journal={OMEGA — Journal of Death and Dying},
  pages={269 - 271}
  • V. Richardson
  • Published 2010
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • OMEGA — Journal of Death and Dying
  • Almost exactly 1 decade ago, Dr. Shirley O’Bryant, professor emeritus in human ecology, asked me to oversee her data and students focusing on older bereaved men. Dr. O’Bryant had received funding from the AARP Andrus Foundation to interview 200 older widowers residing in the Central Ohio area who were in their second year of bereavement. Based on these data, Dr. Shantha Balaswamy and I published the first evaluation of Margaret Stroebe and Henk Schut’s newly proposed Dual Process Model of… CONTINUE READING
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