Getting to the Other Side of Grief: Overcoming the Loss of a Spouse  -     By: Susan J. Zonnebelt-Smeenge, Robert C. DeVries
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Getting to the Other Side of Grief: Overcoming the Loss of a Spouse

Baker Books / 1999 / Paperback

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Losing a spouse is something no married person wants to imagine. Psychologist Susan Zonnebelt-Smeenge and pastor/professor Robert De Vries provide much needed support from a unique perspective - empathy. They each suffered the loss of their spouse at a relatively young age. Throughout Getting to the Other Side of Grief, the authors share their stories as living proof that if worked through properly, grief will lead the way to a fresh new life.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 208
Vendor: Baker Books
Publication Date: 1999
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5.5 X .50 (inches)
ISBN: 080105821X
ISBN-13: 9780801058219
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Publisher's Description

This sensitive and biblically oriented book offers a roadmap for bereaved spouses on the journey through grief to resolution. Excellent for pastors, too.

Author Bio

Susan J. Zonnebelt-Smeenge is a clinical psychologist at Pine Rest Mental Health Services. She is also a certified social worker and a registered nurse. Robert C. De Vries is professor of church education at Calvin Theological Seminary and regularly conducts workshops and seminars on issues relating to adult education, youth ministry, and bereavement.

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  1. Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Good book to help a surviving spouse
    October 24, 2014
    mlbjd
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    I lost my precious husband six months ago. This book helped to give me some perspective on some of the issues I am going through and will go through. One thing I liked about it so much was that it was not a book that told me what to do but gave me insight and viewpoints to think about so I could apply to my situation. I plan on reading the book again in a couple of months to help me out even more.

    I have already given this book out to a couple of people who have lost their spouses and received great feedback. I purchased several of these books to keep on hand to give out to other people who have lost their spouses.

    I highly recommend this book.
  2. Carmel, IN
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: female
    3 Stars Out Of 5
    Not What I Expected
    February 23, 2012
    Sara
    Carmel, IN
    Age: 35-44
    Gender: female
    To be fair, I have not read this entire book - could not bring myself to. I chose this book as a resource to use in supporting my mom while we grieve the sudden loss of my dad at the age of 64. I hoped for empathetic, wise and helpful strategies for dealing with the loss of a beloved spouse. Instead, this book feels quite technical - almost as though the authors are teaching other grief counselors instead of readers in the midst of painful grief and sorrow. I would only recommend this book to grieving widows/widowers after the first anniversary of their loss.
  3. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    September 20, 2010
    Virginia Rusch
    After loosing my precious husband to cancer.I had gone through counseling.I found this book most helpful.
  4. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    June 9, 2008
    Bonnie Bell
    Getting to the Other Side of Grief was a book I will never regret purchasing. It speaks of exactly the place a surviving spouse will find him/herself. I have given away many books to new widows/widowers because it answers so many questions we have; emotions felt; explains new kind of normal life experienced. I recommend this book for consideration as a gift or for your personal use.
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