explain why grief is one of the most important processes in life?
Describe good pain versus bad pain and explain the difference. .
Describe the Bible’s model for facing pain and sin. Describe how it is different from our natural tendencies. How might the Bible’s way be better in the long run?
Explain how grief is not the problem but the cure to our pain. Give an example of how you have seen this to be true.
Identify and briefly describe a client or case you are familiar with or person you know who has pain or losses that he or she needs to grieve but is using other means to avoid the process. What is the person doing? How is avoidance of the grief affecting his or her life and relationships? What barriers do you see that are keeping the person from facing the grief (thoughts, beliefs, ongoing trauma, etc.)