Altered grieving

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  • Character:
  • Dejected physical appearance Slowed motor functions Weeping Outburst of anger Emotional blunting Unkempt appearance Sleep disturbance Appetite change
  • Within 7 days the client expressed diverse emotions such as saddness, ange, guilt, loneliness or relief Within 6 months client states decreased frequency and intensity of painful emotions Within 4 weeks the client discussed potential life changes
  • Altered grieving

    1. 1. Altered Grieving <ul><li>Anticipatory Grieving </li></ul><ul><li>Dysfunctional Grieving </li></ul>
    2. 2. Anticipatory Grief <ul><li>Anticipatory grief is similar to the normal process of mourning, but it occurs before the actual death (in anticipation of the death). </li></ul>
    3. 3. What are the different phases of anticipatory grief? <ul><li>Anticipatory grief may include the following phases, though not exclusively in this order. Grief is often an expression which includes each of these phases or stages in multiple times, intensities, and orders. </li></ul>
    4. 4. Phase I <ul><li>In this stage, an individual realizes that death is inevitable and there is no expectation for a cure. </li></ul><ul><li>Sadness and depression are often associated with this first stage of grief. </li></ul>
    5. 5. Phase II <ul><li>This phase of anticipatory grief is concern for the dying person. </li></ul><ul><li>Family members may regret arguments or disciplining the dying child.. </li></ul>
    6. 6. Phase III <ul><li>In this phase, the actual death may be &quot;rehearsed.&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>The physical process of death and what may happen after death are concerns in this phase. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Phase IV <ul><li>In the last phase, loved ones may be imagining what their lives are going to be like without the person that is dying. </li></ul><ul><li>Parents may be thinking about the unused toys left behind, missed proms and birthdays, or even what they are going to tell the child's teachers when school is missed. </li></ul>
    8. 8. Dysfunctional grieving <ul><li>Dysfunctional grief is outside the normal response range and may be manifested as exaggerated grief, prolong grief, or absence of grief. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>May be stuck in one stage of grief </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grief is extended, unsuccessful use of intellectual and emotional responses by which individuals attempt to work through the process of modification </li></ul></ul>
    9. 10. Assessment <ul><li>Note severity of symptoms </li></ul><ul><li>Patterns over time </li></ul><ul><li>Compare to normal pattern </li></ul><ul><li>Identify risk </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Physical and psychosocial </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dysfunctional identification </li></ul><ul><li>Physical signs and symptoms </li></ul>
    10. 11. NDX <ul><li>Anticipatory grieving </li></ul><ul><li>Dysfunctional grieving </li></ul>
    11. 12. Outcomes <ul><li>The client will move toward resolution of diverse emotions </li></ul><ul><li>The client will accept the reality of the loss </li></ul><ul><li>The client will reinvest emotional and physical energy into meaningful activities </li></ul>
    12. 13. Interventions <ul><li>Client teaching </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Loss education </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grief stages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Working through </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Support groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Referrals </li></ul></ul>

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