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BEREAVEMENT

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The normal mental state associated with the death of a loved one, and the slow coming to terms with that death. The well-recognised stages of the bereavement reaction are: denial, bargaining, anger and acceptance. If bereavement symptoms are severe or prolonged, expert counselling may help. Bereavement-like symptoms may occur after divorce, retirement or other life-changing experiences.

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