Leoniek Wijngaards de Meij
Affiliation: Utrecht University
Country: The Netherlands
- Parents grieving the loss of their child: interdependence in copingLeoniek Wijngaards-de Meij
Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Br J Clin Psychol 47:31-42. 2008....
- The impact of circumstances surrounding the death of a child on parents' griefLeoniek Wijngaards-de Meij
Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Utrecht University, P O Box 80140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
Death Stud 32:237-52. 2008..Importantly, the feeling of having said goodbye to the child and presenting the body for viewing at home were associated with lower levels of the parents' grief. Implications for supporting bereaved parents are discussed...
- Couples at risk following the death of their child: predictors of grief versus depressionLeoniek Wijngaards-de Meij
Department of Psychology, Utrecht University, Netherlands
J Consult Clin Psychol 73:617-23. 2005..By contrast, depression was predicted by individual parent factors: gender, religious affiliation, and professional help seeking. Theoretical implications of these findings are discussed...
- Patterns of attachment and parents' adjustment to the death of their childLeoniek Wijngaards-de Meij
Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:537-48. 2007..Contrary to previous research findings, avoidant attachment was associated with high grief intensity. These findings challenge the notion that the avoidantly attached are resilient...