The Dr. Pat Show: Talk Radio to Thrive By!: Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  02/17/2009  11:00 am PDT

Death and bereavement are universal human conditions, and yet our society continues to find ways to deny and defy these natural processes. As a result, many bereaved people are disenfranchised, which means we can run the risk of
not recognizing a bereaved individuals right to grieve either overtly or covertly. It is essential to normalize the bereavement process and educate both the public and professionals of what is considered uncomplicated and complicated bereavement responses to avoid pathologizing a persons bereavement responses on psychological, emotional, physical, interpersonal and spiritual dimensions.


Dr. Pat Baccili

Dr. Pat Baccili helps individuals and organizations break through their limiting Crust so they can reach their unlimited potential. Her specialty is assisting people face t...

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Patricia Potter

Patricia Potter is Director of the Center for Integrative Health and Vice Chancellor. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in American History and an MBA and is completing her docto...

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Dr. Christina Zampitella

Dr. Christina Zampitella is a licensed clinical psychologist and Certified Thanatologist specialist in death, dying and bereavement. She works as an Assistant Professor at N...

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Emily Perkins