Recognising the grief response and mental illnessThis document is available in English as well as in languages other than English. Links to the English and multilingual resources can be accessed further below. To download information click on the selected language. This will take you directly to the resource. The information in brackets gives the format and file size if known. Note that some PDFs can be quite large and may take several minutes to download.
Title: Recognising the grief response and mental illness (PDF file - 93 KB) (Links to English resource)
Summary: When we think of grief we normally associate it with someone passing away. When we have a loved one with a mental illness we also experience intense waves of grief as we mourn the losses in their lives and often the changes in our relationship with them. Both the person with the mental illness, and those who love and care for that person, experience loss.
Organisation: Tandem (Formely Victorian Menal Health Carers Network)
Last reviewed: October 2019
Target audience: General
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