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Loss, Grief and Bereavement

1.  The normal process of reacting both internally and externally to the perception of loss is called what.
A) Grief
B) Mourning
C) Bereavement
2.  The process by which people adapt to a loss is referred to as
A) Grief
B) Mourning
C) Bereavement
3.  The period after a loss during which grief is experienced and mourning occurs is called
A) Grief
B) Mourning
C) Bereavement
4.  The chronic phase of an illness is the period of time between the diagnosis and outcome.
A) True
B) False
5.  Individuals who are dying do not move toward death at the same rates or in the same ways.
A) True
B) False
6.  Anticipatory grief refers to a grief reaction that occurs in anticipation of an impending loss.
A) True
B) False
7.  Bereavement is among the most disruptive of all life processes.
A) True
B) False
8.  Grief therapy can be provided on an individual basis or in group therapy.
A) True
B) False
9.  Complications in grief may arise because of uncompleted grief related to earlier losses.
A) True
B) False
10.  Complicated or pathological grief reactions are maladaptive extensions of normal bereavement.
A) True
B) False
11.  The primary difference between bereaved adults and children is that intense emotional and behavioral expressions are continuous in children.
A) True
B) False
12.  By the time a child is 9 years of age, death is understood as inevitable and is no longer viewed as a punishment.
A) True
B) False