Author: Donna S. Davenport
Works Published by UNT Press
Singing Mother Home: A Psychologist's Journey through Anticipatory Grief
Published: April, 2003 Pages: 208 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