Bereavement Across the Lifespan
8 pages (2000 words)
According to Kail and Cavanaugh (2013), grief reactions changes based on the growth stages. There are eight major growth stages of life that are; infancy, early childhood, school-age children, adolescents, young adult, middle adulthood and late adulthood. The eight stages are re-grouped to fit four stages based on the similarity or grief reaction.