• Bereaved parents : central issues of bereavement 

      Hunt, Sonya (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-12)
      With the aim of identifying central issues of bereavement, a literature study was undertaken and 22 bereaved participants were interviewed. The transcribed interviews of the participants were loaded on the Atlas ti. (2004) ...
    • Gesinsgehardheid in gesinne waarin 'n kind oorlede is 

      Scheepers, Lucas Johannes (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2011-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: A child’s death represents a traumatic loss, which can be understood as a crisis impacting on the family as a functioning unit. The purpose of the current study was to investigate grief and resilience in ...
    • The influence of personality type and sense of coherence on coping with bereavement 

      Waddington, Gavin A. (Gavin Alfred) (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2004-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Due to the far-reaching effects of bereavement on the psychological, physical and emotional levels, this study was designed to identify the personality types that are conducive with coping and non-coping ...
    • Resilience in families in which a parent has died 

      Human, Berquin (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2001-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The death of a parent calls on the family to utilize all its resources in order to adapt successfully and maintain normal family functioning. Within the mental health field a paradigm-shift from ...