chronic grief


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chronic grief

Unresolved denial of the reality of a personal loss.
See also: grief
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Resilience to loss and chronic grief: a prospective study from preloss to 18-months postloss.
Where there is dissonance in grieving and suppression of feelings, there is an increased risk of chronic grief (Kamm & Vandenberg, 2001).
For patients troubled by chronic grief and loss, Natrum mur is a great remedy.
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