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What Abi Taught Us

A Mother's Struggle to Come to Terms with Her Daughter's Death

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"Great amount of personal insight into grieving"
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Lucy has written this book with a balanced view of how grief was for her, and research from many sources of how to be resilient and survive grief, whether it is acute or chronic. A book that everyone can learn from and with.

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Very touching and moving tribute to their loss.

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The inspiring story of how Lucy Hone coped with the tragic death of her daughter and how strategies from the science of resilient grieving can help anyone face an equally helpless situation.

Lucy Hone's beloved 12-year-old daughter Abi was killed in 2014 in a devastating car accident in Canterbury that also claimed the lives of Abi's friend Ella and Ella's mother Sa­lly.

Lucy works in the field of resilience psychology, helping ordinary people exposed to real-life traumatic situations. When faced with the incomprehensible fact of Abi's tragic death Lucy knew that she was fighting for the survival of her sanity and her family unit.

She used her practice to develop ways to support her family in their darkest days, and to find a new way of living without Abi.

In What Abi Taught Us Lucy shares her story and research so that others can work to regain some sense of control and take action in the face of helpless situations.

Author Biography

Dr Lucy Hone lives in Christchurch and is a research academic in the field of resilience/we­llbeing psychology at Auckland University of Technology…

Release date NZ
May 25th, 2016
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Country of Publication
New Zealand
Imprint
Allen & Unwin
Pages
256
Dimensions
155x235x20
ISBN-13
9781877505539
All-time sales rank
Top 5000
Product ID
24734982

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