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Nova Perspectiva Sistêmica

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LUNA, Ivânia Jann. A theoretical-methodological proposal to support the facilitation of reflective groups and support for mourning. Nova perspect. sist. [online]. 2020, vol.29, n.68, pp. 46-60. ISSN 0104-7841.

This article aims to describe the theoretical foundations and methodological principles of reflective and grieving support groups (GRAL) based on group practice carried out within the scope of Psychology school service. The concepts and and procedures of the methodology of reflective groups of gender of the Noos Institute, the social constructionist perspective on mourning, group therapeutic principles and ethical care in mourning stand out as relevant. Based on these conceptual aspects, GRAL's objectives and methodological principles are presented in terms of its constitution, devices for its realization and evaluation. GRAL is a proposal to build collaborative, reflective and supportive dialogues for people in their grieving process, to engage with themselves and with others, through the construction of empathy, sociability and personal narratives about the need and right to public mourning.

Keywords : Mourning; Reflexive groups; Social constructionism; Narratives.

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