Our pre/post-test study indicates that a systematic program with weekend gatherings aimed at helping bereaved parents with complicated grief, can have a beneficial effect, write Atle Dyregrov and Rolf Gjestad.
Friends of Utøya terror victims evidenced severe reactions to the loss of their friend, a loss even comparable to those of close family members, according to this survey study by Iren Johnsen and colleagues.
The large majority of parents and siblings were satisfied with the help they received from the public support services following the Utøya terror attack, but they also have advice for the support systems, according to this survey study by Kari Dyregrov and colleagues.
Through an active outreach effort, Norwegian authorities offered the bereaved after the 2011 Utøya terror attack a collective follow-up program, outlined in this article by Atle Dyregrov and colleagues.
Det store flertallet av etterlatte foreldre og søsken er fornøyd med hjelpen de har fått fra det offentlige etter Utøya-terroren. Men de har også mange råd til hjelpeapparatet, viser denne undersøkelsen utført av Kari Dyregrov og kolleger.