Silent Grief: Living in the Wake of Suicide (Revised Edition)
Lukas C~~Seiden H M
This book combines the experiences of the first author & other survivors of suicide with the professional expertise of the second author. Together they present information on common experiences of bereavement, grief reactions, & various ways of coping. Survivors are encouraged to share their experiences & to overcome the perceived stigma or shame associated with suicide, & to seek support for themselves. This revised edition is fully updated & describes new forms of support including Internet forums as well as addressing changing societal attitudes to suicide & an increased willingness to discuss suicide publicly.