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When a friend dies : a book for teens about grieving & healing / Marilyn E. Gootman ; edited by Pamela Espeland.

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Publisher: Minneapolis : Free Spirit Pub., ©2005.

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  • ISBN: 9781575428635
  • ISBN: 1575428636
  • ISBN: 1299739245
  • ISBN: 9781299739246
  • Edition: Rev. and updated ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 112-113) and index.
Contents: How can I stand the pain? -- Why can't I feel anything? -- How long will this last? -- Is it wrong to go to parties and have fun? -- How should I be acting? -- Will I be changed? -- What is "normal"? -- What if I hardly knew the person? -- How can I handle my feelings? -- How can I deal with my grief? -- How can I help myself heal? -- What if I can't handle my grief on my own? -- What if my friends start acting strange? -- How can I find a counselor or a therapist? -- How can I tell if a counselor or therapist can help me? -- Will I ever be okay again?
Summary: With a new Foreword by the lead singer of R.E.M., this revised edition of Gootman's helpful guide includes new resources and a new section on losing a friend through violence. Recommended for parents and teachers of teens who have experienced a painful loss. If you are grieving the death of a friend, do something for yourself. Take the time to read this book. It isn't very long-there aren't a lot of words-but you may find the help you need to cope with your sadness and begin to heal.
Source of Description: Print version record.
Authors: Espeland, Pamela, 1951- (Added Author).


Gootman, Marilyn E. "When a friend dies : a book for teens about grieving & healing." Minneapolis : Free Spirit Pub., ©2005.

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