Books

Green, P., Kane, D., Christ, G., Lynch, S., & Corrigan, M. (2006). FDNY crisis counseling: Innovative responses to 9/11 firefighters, families, and communities. New York: Wiley Publishing Co.

Christ, G. (2000). Healing children’s grief: Surviving a parent’s death From cancer. New York: Oxford University Press. (http://www.childrensgrief.com)

Book Chapters

Christ, G. (in press). Adolescent grief. In S. McPhee (Ed.), Care at the close of life: Evidence and experience. JAMA: Chicago.

Truog, R., Christ, G., Browning, D., & Meyer, E. (in press). Sudden traumatic death in children. In S. McPhee (Ed.), Care at the close of life: Evidence and experience. JAMA: Chicago.

Christ, G., Kane, & Horsley, H. (in press). Grief after terrorism: Toward a family focused intervention. In R. Neimeyer, H. Winokuer, D. L. Harris & G. Thorton, Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society: Bridging Research and Practice.

Blacker, S., & Christ, G. (in press). Defining social work’s role and contributions in palliative care: Developing professional and interprofessional leadership. In T. Altilio & S. Otis Green (Eds.), Textbook of palliative care in social work. Oxford University Press: New York.

Christ, G. (2010). Children and the death of a parent. In C. Corr & D. Balk (Eds.), Children, death, and bereavement. New York: Springer Publishing Company.

Christ, G. (2010). Foreword. In B. Monroe & F. Kraus (Eds.), Brief interventions with bereaved children (2nd addition). London: Oxford University Press.

Christ, G., & Weisenfluh, S. (2008). Parent and child bereavement. In D. Walsh (Ed.), Palliative Medicine (1st ed.).

Christ, G. (2006). Providing a home-based therapeutic program for widows and children. In P. Green, D. Kane, G. Christ, S. Lynch, & M. Corrigan (Eds.), FDNY crisis counseling: Innovative responses to 9/11 firefighters, families, and communities (pp. 180-211). New York: Wiley Publishing.

Journal Articles

Christ, G. (2010) Social work contribution to a comprehensive model of mourning: the experience of bereaved families of fire-fighters killed on 9/11/01. In M. Davis & S. Payne (Series Eds.), Progress in Palliative Care.

Christ, G. & Christ, A. (2006). Children’s grief: Current approaches to helping children cope with a parent’s terminal illness. CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, July/August, 56, 197-212.

Truog, R., Christ, G., Browning, D., Meyer, E. (2006). Sudden traumatic death in children. In S. McPhee, (Ed). Care at the Close of Life: Evidence and Experience, JAMA: Chicago.

Christ, G. (2006). Academic and Behavioral Reactions of Children with Disabilities to the Loss of a Firefighter Father: The New York City World Trade Center Attack 9/11/01. Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal, 2(3), 68-78.

Christ, G., &  Blacker, S. (2006). The continuing quest for “better”. (Editorial). Journal of Palliative Medicine,9(3).

Christ, G., &  Blacker, S. (2005). End-of-life and palliative care policy: Social work’s perspective and contributions. (Editorial). Journal of Palliative Medicine,8(4), 1269-1270.

Christ, G., & Blacker, S. (2005). Enhancing our understanding of the impact of transition to end-of-life caregiving. (Editorial). Journal of Palliative Medicine, 8(3), 622-622.

Christ, G., & Blacker, S. (2005). The profession of social work in palliative and end-of-life care. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 8(2), 415-417.

Kramer, B., Christ, G., Bern-Krug, M., & Francoeur, R. (2005). A national agenda for social work research in palliative and end-of-life care.  Journal of Palliative Medicine, 8(2), 418-431.

Presentations:

Christ, G. (2010, August). Family Crisis Counseling in Disasters. Invited speaker at the NASW preconference at the NHPCO national conference, Boston, MA.

Christ, G. (2010, June). The Emerging Field of Social Work in Palliative Care. Presented at the Sixth International Social Work Conference on Health and Mental Health, Dublin, Ireland.

Christ, G. (2010, June). Toward a More Comprehensive Model of Mourning: Lessons Learned from the WTC Disaster. Presented at the Sixth International Social Work Conference on Health and Mental Health.

Christ, G. (2010, May). A More Comprehensive Model of Mourning. Keynote speaker at the Hospice of the Suncoast Bereavement Day Program, Lexington, KY.

Christ, G. (2010, June). Social Work Professional Innovation in Promoting Health and Mental Health. Plenary speaker at the Joint World Conference on Social Work and Social Development, Hong Kong.

Christ, G. (2010, February). Advancing Palliative Social Work Research and Practice. Co-Convener, Social Work in Hospice and Palliative Care Pre-conference American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine Annual Assembly, Boston MA