Books, pamphlets and other media: Illness

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I can’t get over It. A Handbook for Trauma Survivors
A clinical handbook/ Practical therapist manual - for assessing and treating adults with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
A Journey Through Grief
A loving testimony: Remembering loved ones lost to AIDS. An anthology
A preliminary study of PTSD and grief among the children of Kuwait following the Gulf crisis (Journal article)
After you say Goodbye: When someone you love dies of AIDS
As Someone Dies: A Handbook For The Living
Bereavement And Health: The Psychological And Physical Consequences Of Partner Loss
Caring for a dying relative or friend Pamphlet
Children’s exposure to violence and traumatic death (Journal article)
Chronic stress and natural killer cell activity after exposure to traumatic death (Journal article)
Compassion fatigue. Coping with secondary traumatic stress disorder in those who treat the traumatized
Coping with Trauma - The victim and the helper
Dealing Creatively With Death: A Manual Of Death Education And Simple Burial
Death and trauma: the traumatology of grieving
Death and trauma: the traumatology of grieving.
Death, Dying And Bereavement
Duty-related stressors and PTSD symptoms in suburban police officers (Journal article)
Handbook for mortals: Guidance for people facing serious illness
Heavenly hurts: Surviving AIDS-Related Deaths
HIV/AIDS Adelaide Counselling Team Inc Pamphlet
HIV/AIDS: Loss, Grief, Challenge and Hope
Individual and community responses to trauma and disaster: the structure of human chaos
International Handbook of Traumatic Stress Syndromes
Life After Loss: Getting Over Grief Getting On With Life
Living Though Mourning
Living with Grief after Sudden Loss: Suicide, Homicide, Accident, Heart Attack, Stroke.
Living with life threatening illness: a guide for parents, their families and caregivers
Living with life threatening illness: a guide for parents, their families and caregivers
Living With Loss And Grief
Love, Medicine and Miracles
Meetings At The Edge: Dialogues With The Grieving And The Dying, The Healing And The Healed
Men And Grief: A Guide For Men Surviving The Death Of A Loved One. A Resource For Caregivers And Mental Health Professionals.
Merely Mortal: Coping With Dying, Death And Bereavement
On Death And Dying
Peace of mind: how you can learn to meditate and use the power of your mind
Person under train incidents: medical consequences for subway drivers (Journal article)
Post-homicide reactions: grief, mourning and PTSD following a drunk driving fatality (Journal article)
Post-traumatic stress disorder: acute and long-term responses to trauma and disaster
Post-traumatic therapy and victims of violence
Psychological trauma and the adult survivor: Theory, therapy and transformation
Psychological Trauma: A Developmental Approach
Psychological Trauma: A Developmental Approach
PTSD Diagnosis and Treatment for Mental Health Clinicians (Journal article)
PTSD symptoms and the Clapham rail accident (Journal article)
Quest for Life: a handbook for people with life threatening illness
Recovering from the loss of a loved one to AIDS
Relatives of people with Alzheimers disease: Bereavement behaviour
Surviving Grief...And Learning To Live Again
The clinical boundaries of posttraumatic stress disorder (Journal article)
The effect of different traumatic experiences on the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (Journal article)
The Wealth Within
Trauma and its wake: Vol 1: The study and treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Trauma and its wake: Vol 2: Traumatic stress theory, research and intervention.
Trauma reactivation and treatment: integrative case examples (Journal article)
Trauma, transformation, and healing: an integrated approach to theory, research, and post-traumatic therapy
Traumatic loss in a one-year-old girl (Journal article)
Traumatic Stress - The effects of overwhelming experience on mind, body and society
Treating stress in families
Unexpected childhood death: PTSD in surviving siblings and parents (Journal article)
What Do I Tell my Children? Video
What exactly is Palliative Care? Pamphlet
When disaster strikes: A Handbook for the Caring Professions -how individuals and communities cope with catastrophe
When someone you care for is dying

I can’t get over It. A Handbook for Trauma Survivors

Author: Matsakis A.

Publisher: New Harbinger Publications Inc., 1992

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A clinical handbook/ Practical therapist manual - for assessing and treating adults with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Author: Meichenbaum D.

Publisher: Institute Press, Ontario, Canada. 1994

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A Journey Through Grief

Author: Bozarth, A.

Publisher: Hazelden, 1990

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A loving testimony: Remembering loved ones lost to AIDS. An anthology

Author: Newman L

Publisher: The Crossing Press. 1995

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A preliminary study of PTSD and grief among the children of Kuwait following the Gulf crisis (Journal article)

Author: Nader KO et al.

Publisher: British Journal of Clinical Psychology 1993. Volume: 32(4) Pages: 407-416

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After you say Goodbye: When someone you love dies of AIDS

Author: Froman P

Publisher: Chronicle Books. 1992

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As Someone Dies: A Handbook For The Living

Author: Johnson, E.

Publisher: Hay House, 1987

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Bereavement And Health: The Psychological And Physical Consequences Of Partner Loss

Author: Stroebe, W; Stroebe, M.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1987

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Caring for a dying relative or friend Pamphlet

Author: Bereavement Support and Enquiry Centre, Community Information Division of Sidney Harrison Pty Ltd, Funeral Directors

Publisher: Ph: 08 8261 2920 or 08 83411888

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Children’s exposure to violence and traumatic death (Journal article)

Author: Pynoos RS, Nader K

Publisher: Psychiatric Annals 1990. Volume: 20(6) Pages: 334-344

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Chronic stress and natural killer cell activity after exposure to traumatic death (Journal article)

Author: Delahanty DL et al.

Publisher: Psychosomatic Medicine 1997. Volume: 9(5) Pages:487-496

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Compassion fatigue. Coping with secondary traumatic stress disorder in those who treat the traumatized

Author: Figley CR.

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., New York, USA. The Psychosocial Stress Series.

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Coping with Trauma - The victim and the helper

Author: Watts R, de L Horne DJ.

Publisher: Australian Academic Press, Brisbane, Australia. 1994

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Dealing Creatively With Death: A Manual Of Death Education And Simple Burial

Author: Morgan, E

Publisher: Celo Press, 1988

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Death and trauma: the traumatology of grieving

Author: Figley CR, Bride BE et al. (eds)

Publisher: Taylor and Francis. Washington DC, USA. (1997) ISBN:1560325259.

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Death and trauma: the traumatology of grieving.

Author: Figley CR, Bride BE et al. (eds)

Publisher: Taylor and Francis. Washington DC, USA. (1997) ISBN: 1560325259. 1997

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Death, Dying And Bereavement

Author: Dickinson, D; Johnson, M.

Publisher: Sage Publications, 1993

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Duty-related stressors and PTSD symptoms in suburban police officers (Journal article)

Author: Robinson HM, Sigman MR, Wilson JP

Publisher: Psychological Reports 1997. Volume: 81(3 Part 1)Pages: 835-845

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Handbook for mortals: Guidance for people facing serious illness

Author: Lynn J

Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Heavenly hurts: Surviving AIDS-Related Deaths

Author: Klein S

Publisher: Baywood Publishing Co. Inc.1998

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HIV/AIDS Adelaide Counselling Team Inc Pamphlet

Author: 3 Hackney Rd, Hackney SA 5069 Ph: 08 83632000

Publisher:

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HIV/AIDS: Loss, Grief, Challenge and Hope

Author: O'Donnell M

Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Washington DC.1996

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Individual and community responses to trauma and disaster: the structure of human chaos

Author: Ursano RJ, McCaughey BG et al.(eds)

Publisher: Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK. ISBN: 0521416337. 1994

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International Handbook of Traumatic Stress Syndromes

Author: Wilson JP, Raphael B

Publisher: Plenum Press, New York, USA.

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Life After Loss: Getting Over Grief Getting On With Life

Author: Macnab, F

Publisher: Millenium, 1989

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Living Though Mourning

Author: Schiff, H

Publisher: Penguin, 1987

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Living with Grief after Sudden Loss: Suicide, Homicide, Accident, Heart Attack, Stroke.

Author: Kenneth JD.

Publisher: Hospice Foundation of America. Washington USA. ISBN:1-56032-578-X, 1996

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Living with life threatening illness: a guide for parents, their families and caregivers

Author: Doka K

Publisher: Macmillan, 1993

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Living with life threatening illness: a guide for parents, their families and caregivers

Author: Doka K

Publisher: Macmillan. 1993

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Living With Loss And Grief

Author: Glassock, G; Gressor, M

Publisher: Gore and Osment Publications, 1992

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Love, Medicine and Miracles

Author: Siegal B

Publisher: Arrow Books

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Meetings At The Edge: Dialogues With The Grieving And The Dying, The Healing And The Healed

Author: Levine, S.

Publisher: Anchor, 1984

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Men And Grief: A Guide For Men Surviving The Death Of A Loved One. A Resource For Caregivers And Mental Health Professionals.

Author: Standacher, C.

Publisher: New Harbinger Publications, 1991

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Merely Mortal: Coping With Dying, Death And Bereavement

Author: Boston, S; Trezise, R.

Publisher: Methuen, 1988

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On Death And Dying

Author: Kubler-Ross, E

Publisher: Tavistock, 1985

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Peace of mind: how you can learn to meditate and use the power of your mind

Author: Gawler I

Publisher: Avery Publishing, 1989

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Person under train incidents: medical consequences for subway drivers (Journal article)

Author: Theorell T et al.

Publisher: Psychosomatic Medicine 1992. Volume: 54(4) Pages: 480-488

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Post-homicide reactions: grief, mourning and PTSD following a drunk driving fatality (Journal article)

Author: Sprang G, McNeil JS

Publisher: Omega 1998. Volume: 37(1) Pages: 41-58

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Post-traumatic stress disorder: acute and long-term responses to trauma and disaster

Author: Fullerton CS, Ursano RJ et al. (eds)

Publisher: American Psychiatric Press. Washington DC, USA. Progress in psychiatry series, No. 51 ISBN:0880487518. 1997

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Post-traumatic therapy and victims of violence

Author: Ochberg F.

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., New York, USA. The Psychosocial Stress Series.

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Psychological trauma and the adult survivor: Theory, therapy and transformation

Author: McCann IL, Pearlman LA

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., New York, USA. The Psychosocial Stress Series.

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Psychological Trauma: A Developmental Approach

Author: Black D, Newman M, Harris-Hendriks J, Mezey G

Publisher: Gaskell, United Kingdom. 1997

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Psychological Trauma: A Developmental Approach

Author: Black D, Newman M, Harris-Hendriks J, Mezey G

Publisher: Gaskell, United Kingdom. 1997

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PTSD Diagnosis and Treatment for Mental Health Clinicians (Journal article)

Author: Friedman MJ

Publisher:Community Mental Health Journal 1996. Volume: 32(2) Pages: 173-, Vietnam Veterans Counselling Service, 99 Frome St., Adelaide Ph:08 8290 0300 or 1800 011 046

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PTSD symptoms and the Clapham rail accident (Journal article)

Author: Selley C et al.

Publisher: British Journal of Psychiatry 1997. Volume: 171 Pages: 478-482

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Quest for Life: a handbook for people with life threatening illness

Author: King P

Publisher: Dawn Publishing

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Recovering from the loss of a loved one to AIDS

Author: Donnelly K

Publisher: St Martin's Press, 1994

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Relatives of people with Alzheimers disease: Bereavement behaviour

Author: Donley E.

Publisher: (Self published) Euan Donley, Clayton, Vic. 1998

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Surviving Grief...And Learning To Live Again

Author: Sanders, C.

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons, 1992

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The clinical boundaries of posttraumatic stress disorder (Journal article)

Author: McGorry PD

Publisher: Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 1995. Volume: 29 Pages: 385-393,Vietnam Veterans Counselling Service, 99 Frome St., Adelaide Ph:08 8290 0300 or 1800 011 046

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The effect of different traumatic experiences on the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (Journal article)

Author: Delimar D et al.

Publisher: Military Medicine 1995. Volume: 160(12) Pages:635-, Vietnam Veterans Counselling Service, 99 Frome St., Adelaide Ph:08 8290 0300 or 1800 011 046

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The Wealth Within

Author: Meares A

Publisher: Hill of Content, Melbourne

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Trauma and its wake: Vol 1: The study and treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder.

Author: Figley CR.

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., New York, USA. The Psychosocial Stress Series.

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Trauma and its wake: Vol 2: Traumatic stress theory, research and intervention.

Author: Figley CR.

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., New York, USA. The Psychosocial Stress Series.

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Trauma reactivation and treatment: integrative case examples (Journal article)

Author: Hiley-Young B

Publisher: Journal of Traumatic Stress 1992. Volume: (4) Pages: 545-555

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Trauma, transformation, and healing: an integrated approach to theory, research, and post-traumatic therapy

Author: Wilson JP.

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., New York, USA. The Psychosocial Stress Series.

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Traumatic loss in a one-year-old girl (Journal article)

Author: Gaensbauer T et al.

Publisher: Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 1995. Volume: 34(4) Pages: 520-528

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Traumatic Stress - The effects of overwhelming experience on mind, body and society

Author: van der Kolk BA, McFarlane AC, Weisaeth L.

Publisher: The Guilford Press, New York, USA. 1996

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Treating stress in families

Author: Figley CR.

Publisher: Brunner/Mazel, Inc., New York, USA. The Psychosocial Stress Series

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Unexpected childhood death: PTSD in surviving siblings and parents (Journal article)

Author: Applebaum DR, Burns GL

Publisher: Journal of Clinical Child Psychology 1991. Volume:20(2) Pages:114-120

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What Do I Tell my Children? Video

Author: Aquarius Productions

Publisher: NALAG (SA) Inc, 136 Greenhill Rd, UNLEY SA 5061, Ph: 8300 0095 Fax 8300 0001

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What exactly is Palliative Care? Pamphlet

Author: Palliative Care Council of SA Inc

Publisher: Ph: 08 8291 4137

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When disaster strikes: A Handbook for the Caring Professions -how individuals and communities cope with catastrophe

Author: Raphael B

Publisher: Basic Books. New York, USA. ISBN: 0-465-09168-7. 1986

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When someone you care for is dying

Author: Upsom N, Potter A.

Publisher: McCulloch Publishing Pty Ltd, Carlton, Vic. 1990

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