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The Resource Empty cradle, broken heart : surviving the death of your baby, Deborah L. Davis, Ph.D

Empty cradle, broken heart : surviving the death of your baby, Deborah L. Davis, Ph.D

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Empty cradle, broken heart : surviving the death of your baby
Title
Empty cradle, broken heart
Title remainder
surviving the death of your baby
Statement of responsibility
Deborah L. Davis, Ph.D
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The heartache of miscarriage, stillbirth, or infant death affects thousands of U.S. families every year. Empty Cradle, Broken Heart, Third Edition offers reassurance to parents who struggle with anger, guilt, and despair during and after such a tragedy. In this new and updated edition, Deborah Davis encourages grieving and strives to cover many different kinds of loss, including information on issues such as the death of one or more babies from a multiple birth, pregnancy interruption, and the questioning of aggressive medical intervention. There is also a special chapter for fathers as well as a chapter on "protective parenting" to help anxious parents enjoy their precious living children. Doctors, nurses, relatives, friends, and other support persons can gain special insight. Most importantly, parents facing the death of a baby will find necessary support in this gentle guide"--
  • "The heartache of miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death affects roughly 50,000 U.S. families every year. This revised and expanded edition of Empty Cradle, Broken Heart offers reassurance to parents who struggle with anger, guilt and despair after such tragedy. Deborah Davis encourages grieving and makes suggestions for coping. Added to this edition is new information on issues such as the death of one or more babies from a multiple birth, pregnancy interruption and the questioning of aggressive medical intervention. There is also a special chapter for fathers as well as a chapter on "protective parenting" to help anxious parents enjoy their precious living children. Doctors, nurses, relatives, friends and parents facing infant loss will find support and reassurance in this gentle guide"--
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DLC
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1955-
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Davis, Deborah L.
Dewey number
618.3/92
Index
index present
LC call number
RG631
LC item number
.D38 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Perinatal death
  • Bereavement
  • Adjustment (Psychology)
  • Parent and child
Label
Empty cradle, broken heart : surviving the death of your baby, Deborah L. Davis, Ph.D
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Publication
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Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2016023559
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xvi, 429 pages
Isbn
9781936218240
Lccn
2016023559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781936218240
  • (OCoLC)930830891
Label
Empty cradle, broken heart : surviving the death of your baby, Deborah L. Davis, Ph.D
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2016023559
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
xvi, 429 pages
Isbn
9781936218240
Lccn
2016023559
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781936218240
  • (OCoLC)930830891

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      1197 W. Main St., Lewisville, TX, 75067, US
      33.0422012 -97.02392920000001
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