Grief Matters: The Australian Journal of Grief and Bereavement

‘I have always appreciated the quality and diversity of articles in
Grief Matters. It is an asset to my work and the colleagues with whom I collaborate.’
(Grief Matters subscriber) 


The peer-reviewed journal Grief Matters: The Australian Journal of Grief and Bereavement, published by the Centre in-house since 1998, encompasses both academic and applied aspects of grief and bereavement and is a ranked journal with the Australian Research Council as part of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) initiative.

Past contributors have included Robert A. Neimeyer, Colin Murray Parkes, Simon Shimshon Rubin, Ruth Malkinson, John R. Jordan, Margaret Stroebe, Henk Schut, J. William Worden, Kenneth J. Doka, George A. Bonnano, Holly G. Prigerson, Cecilia L. W. Chan, David E. Balk, Phyllis S. Kosminsky and
 many more.

The journal is published three times annually, with a central theme for each issue.

The journal will be of great benefit to mental health practitioners, tertiary institutions, teaching organisations and occupations related to loss and grief. 

The current issue:

Volume 18, Issue 1, 2015

Organ and Tissue Donation

Guest Editor: Michelle Skinner

Improving Family Support Throughout the Organ and Tissue Donation Process

Eva Mehakovic & Amanda Bell

  What Role Does Organ Donation Play
  in Grief?

  Diane Murphy

  What Matters and What Doesn't: Organ,
  Eye and Tissue Donor Families, Grief
  Support and Recipient Communication

  Michelle A. Post

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