Features: 10 illustrations. App. Bib.
What happens when an expert on grief is faced with the slow decline of
her beloved mother? Like A Grief Observed by C. S. Lewis, Singing
Mother Home offers an inside look at the struggles of an “expert” in
coping with loss. Donna S. Davenport was forced to rethink the
traditional academic approach to the process, which implied that the
goal of grief resolution was to end the attachment to the loved one.
Instead, she embarked on a personal exploration of her own anticipatory
grief. more... about Singing Mother Home: A Psychologist's Journey through Anticipatory Grief