Useful books:

The Courage to Grieve
Judy Tatelbaum
London: Vermillion, 1997

Grief Observed
C.S. Lewis
London: Faber and Faber, 1966

Grief Counselling and Grief Therapy: a handbook for the mental health practitioner:
J. William Worden
Hove: Routledge, 2003

On Death and Dying, what the dying have to teach doctors, nurses, clergy and their own families.
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Abingdon: Routledge, 2009

Finding a Way Through when Someone Close has Died: a work book by young people for young people.
Pat Mood & Lesley Whittaker
London: Jessica Kingsley:2001

Life after Loss : helping the bereaved
Christy Kenneally.
Dublin : Mercier Press, 1999.

Living with Grief
Tony Lake.
London : Sheldon, 1984.

Mortally Wounded : stories of soul pain, death and healing
Michael Kearney.
Dublin : Marino, c1996.

Grieving : a beginner's guide
Jerusha Hull McCormack.
London : Darton Longman + Todd, 2005.

On Grief and Grieving : finding the meaning of grief through the five stages of loss
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross and David Kessler.
London : Simon & Schuster, 2005.

When Parents Die : learning to live with the loss of a parent
Rebecca Abrams.
London : Routledge, 1999.

When Bad Things Happen to Good People
Harold S. Kushner.
London : Pan, 2002.

Bereavement : studies of grief in adult life
Colin Murray Parkes.
London : Penguin,1998.

Living with Loss : a guide for the recently widowed
Liz McNeill Taylor.
London : Right Way, 2009.

Visit the library catalogue to see where these titles are held.

Useful websites:
Widowed Young in Ireland
Barnardos: child and family support
Irish Still Birth and Neonatal Death Society
Bethany Bereavement Support Group
LARCC Cancer Support Centre
Irish Sudden Infant Death Association
Miscarriage Association of Ireland
Irish Hospice Foundation


Bethany Pastoral and Bereavement Support, Mullingar: 087 6309808
Bethany St Camillus Bereavement Support, Killucan: 044 9374196
LARCC Bereavement Support Group: 044 9371971 / 1850 719719
Irish Sudden Infant Death Association: 1850 391391               
Hospice Foundatiom: 01 6783188                        
South Westmeath Hospice Group: 087 274861