Recovering from Losses in Life

Recovering from Losses in Life

by H. Norman Wright

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Life is marked by losses, some subtle, some life-changing. Writing from his own experience and expertise, certified trauma expert and bestselling author H. Norman Wright shows you how to work through loss and come out a stronger person on the other side. He tackles tough issues like the meaning of grief, blaming God, and learning how to express yourself and share your pain in times of loss. Whether you've gone through a great tragedy or are just trying to deal with the small sorrows in life, this book can help you resist the pull toward despair and start on the road back to joy.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780800736002
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 06/18/2019
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 810,094
Product dimensions: 4.20(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

H. Norman Wright, DMin, is a grief and trauma therapist and a licensed marriage, family, and child therapist. He has been on the faculty at Biola University and Talbot School of Theology for four decades. He has written more than 80 books, including Experiencing Grief and It's Okay to Be Angry.

Table of Contents

1 The Losses of Life 7

2 Losses We Never Considered 23

3 The Meaning of Grief 43

4 Problems in Grieving and Recovery 69

5 Adjusting to Our Losses 87

6 Saying Good-Bye 101

7 Recovering from Loss 121

8 Growing through Our Losses 133

9 The Loss of Identity: Who Am I? 153

10 Will My Life Ever Be the Same? When Loss Is Trauma 173

11 Helping Others with Their Lasses 201

Study Questions 229

Bibliography and Other Recommended Resources 241

Notes 245

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