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Attachment bonds and adjustment to grief

Nyatanga, Brian (2021) Attachment bonds and adjustment to grief. British Journal of Community Nursing, 26 (1). p. 47. ISSN Print: 1462-4753 Online: 2052-2215

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The article discusses the attachment bonds or emotional connections between a person and another one alive or deceased. Topics covered include their roles in grief resolution to make bereavement bearable, the uncertain measurement of a healthy adjustment due to varying circumstance of death and attachment bonds, and the latter's cultural and religious links that can change over time. Also noted are nurses' need to accept the uniqueness of bereaved persons and tailor their support accordingly.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: attachment bonds, grief, bereavement
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Brian Nyatanga
Date Deposited: 09 Apr 2021 07:25
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2021 07:25

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