Det gjør fryktelig vondt å ikke få hjelp når man trenger det som mest. Mange sørgende og traumatiserte mennesker støter på barrierer i helsevesenet i dag. Klientene møtes av et system som har sin prosedyre å følge, nærmest uansett hva som er henvisningsgrunn, skriver Atle og Kari Dyregrov.
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.