Examples of outcomes are:
The client will
· Identify the effects of his or her loss.
· Identify the meaning of his or her loss.
· Seek adequate support while expressing grief.
· Develop a plan for coping with the loss.
· Apply effective coping strategies while expressing and assimilating all dimensions of human response to loss in his or her life.
· Recognize the negative effects of the loss on his or her life.
· Seek or accept professional assistance if needed to pro-mote the grieving process.