Research also indicates that a small number of individuals, most typically those with pre-existing psychological impairment or risk factors, experience such a powerful grief reaction
that it can result in chronically debilitating distress, both preventing the re-establishment of the once normal flow of daily routines and disrupting development (Kaplow et al.
Hogan Grief Reaction
Checklist (HGRC), Texas Inventory of Grief (TIG), Inventory of Traumatic Grief (ITG), Grief Evaluation Measure (GEM), and Grief Experience Inventory (GEI).
She denotes the RRL model is a tool the practitioner can use to appraise the client's grief reaction
and gives focus to helping the process.
Why should a young man from a background such as his, with such impeccable character, who was studying at university, on this particular night commit these totally out of character crimes, unless it was caused by the grief reaction
and depressive illness?
Mummification was described by Gorer in 1965 as a grief reaction
in which the deceased individual's belongings and, in extreme cases, his or her corpse are preserved as if he or she was still alive, (1) and often the grieving person acts as if the deceased will return at a later date.
It was the abnormal grief reaction
with which Jahangir Khan defeated Geof Hunt in the Squash Court taking revenge of his brother's death.
For most people, though, sleep, appetite, concentration, and mood eventually return to normal as the exquisitely intense grief reaction
subsides into a quieter, more reflective form of longing and sadness.
The busy lifestyle doesn't give people enough time to process their grief reaction
The psychiatric report makes it clear you had a genuine grief reaction
which appears to have triggered this very unfortunate behaviour.
The lack of resources available for this population exacerbates an already complicated grief reaction
that may be compounded by intense crisis and trauma (Women, 2009).
there is strong evidence that a decision for termination of pregnancy may precipitate a severe grief reaction
which is associated with increased rates of suicide and homicide .
Updated information in this fifth edition includes balancing information for families with young children with disabilities with information for chronic illness for adults and families; a more focused section on techniques of counseling; information on current technology and its impact on counseling; and grief reaction
in communication disorders.