something you love is taken away. Examples:
Loss of appetite, insomnia, fatigue, decreased libido, restlessness
Helplessness, hopelessness, denial, anger
Apathy, irritability, unstable moods etc.
(ie loss of a pet)
deny the truth.
B Express your feeling in a tangible or creative way (ie write about your loss in a
changed or is no longer accessible to the individual.
another (IE. Toddler who loses a bottle and begins to drink from a cup/
a person who accepts the responsibility of their first full time job)
7. Situational Loss: A Loss that takes place in response to external events that the person has no
control over (i.e. Loss of a job when the company goes bankrupt or the