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Grief counselling is short term and focuses on working through the grieving process related to a major loss. Grief counselling is also called bereavement counselling. The term "bereavement" usually is used only when referring to the loss of a person through death.
Grief counselling typically has four components:
Current as ofApril 1, 2019
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineDonald Sproule, MDCM, CCFP - Family MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSidney Zisook, MD - PsychiatryJean S. Kutner, MD, MSPH - Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Medicine
Current as of: April 1, 2019
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Donald Sproule, MDCM, CCFP - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Sidney Zisook, MD - Psychiatry & Jean S. Kutner, MD, MSPH - Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Medicine
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