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Table 4 The alignment of theoretical key concepts and intervention components

From: When a child dies: a systematic review of well-defined parent-focused bereavement interventions and their alignment with grief- and loss theories

 Components concerning anticipatory griefComponents concerning attachment working models and plansComponents concerning the appraisal processesComponents concerning copingComponents concerning continuing bonds
Acknowledging parenthood and the child’s life++ + 
Keepsakes + ++
Follow-up contact ++++
Education and information +++ 
Remembrance activities   ++
  1. +: Intervention component supported by key theoretical concept