The Grief Survival Handbook

A Guide from Heartache to Healing

by D. Keith Cobb M.D.



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 11/3/2009

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 98
ISBN : 9781412085717
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 98
ISBN : 9781426941221

About the Book

The Grief Survival Handbook guides one through and explores the bewildering phases of grief. Denial, depression, anger, hopelessness, insomnia and fatigue are only a few of the distressing emotions and symptoms experienced by those who are struggling under the load of bereavement. Mourning is a distressing reaction to an experience which all must face at some point in life - the loss of a loved one. D. Keith Cobb, M.D. presents true life examples of those who have faced the dark nights of bereavement and offers a physician’s guidance in navigating toward brighter days. For mourners and their emotional support network of family and friends, this book is a must-read.

About the Author

D. Keith Cobb, M.D. is an Internal Medicine physician in practice near Savannah, Georgia. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine for The Medical College of Georgia and Mercer University School of Medicine. His office serves as a teaching site for medical students and residents from these institutions. Dr. Cobb is a medical course writer for ArcMesa Educators as well as a contributing writer and reviewer for the medical journal Consultant and serves as GHC Hospice Medical Director, Savannah, GA.