Chapter 8. Crisis of Loss. Loss By Rita Moran. PLEASE, don't ask me if I'm over it yet. I'll never be over it. PLEASE, don't tell me she's in a better place. She isn't here with me. PLEASE, don't say at least she isn't suffering. I haven't come to terms with
Crisis of Loss
Kubler-Ross’s 5 Stages of Death and Dying:
1. Denial and shock
Worden’s 4 Tasks of Mourning:
1. Acceptance that the death is real.
2. Grieving the loss, expressing feelings about loss.
3. Adjusting to life without the deceased party.
4. Withdrawing energy from the lost person and re-investing in someone or something else.