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Title: Learning to Live Through Loss: Understanding Men Who Grieve
Physical Description: Fact Sheet
Creator: Wilken, Carolyn S.
Publisher: University of Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agriculture Sciences, EDIS
Place of Publication: Gainesville, Fla.
Publication Date: 2006
Acquisition: Collected for University of Florida's Institutional Repository by the UFIR Self-Submittal tool. Submitted by Melanie Mercer.
Publication Status: Published
General Note: "First published: November 2006. Reveiwed September 2008."
General Note: "FCS2266"
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Source Institution: University of Florida Institutional Repository
Holding Location: University of Florida
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System ID: IR00002296:00001

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FCS2266 1. The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Employment Opportunity-Affirm ative Action Employer authorize d to provide research, educational information and other services only to individuals and institutions that function without regard to race, creed, co lor, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions, or affiliation. For information on obtaining other extension publications, contact your county Cooperative Extension Service office. Florida Cooperative Extension Service/Institute of F ood and Agricultural Sciences/University of Florida/Larry R. Arrington, Dean. Learning to Live Through Loss: Understanding Men Who Grieve1 Carolyn S. Wilken2 The only cure for grief is to grieve. -Joshua Loth Leibman Learning To Live Through Loss: Grief and the Mourning Process I didn't let anyone see me cry, comments Curtis, whose wife died of cancer. Actually, I did my best not to cry at all. Men React Differently to Loss No matter what I do, Curtis explains, no matter how much I work, or how busy I


Understanding Men Who Grieve page 2 am, I still go to bed a lone. I can't bring her back. I can't fill the hole her death left in my life. Men Who Lose A Spouse Some Truths About Widowers # # # # # Becoming A Single Father Men Who Lose a Child


Understanding Men Who Grieve page 3 How to Help the Man Who Grieves Some Ideas for the Widowed Father Some Ideas for the Grieving Father Publications to Recommend to the Bereaved Man Living When a Loved One Has Died The Widower


Understanding Men Who Grieve page 4 Learning to Live Through Loss: Grief and The Mourning Process References Coping with Sudden Infant Death. Beyond Endurance: When a Child Dies. The Widower Men's Friendships. Grieving: How to Go on Living When Someone You Love Dies. Grief: The Mourning After. Bereavement and Health