The medicalised context of bereavement Social Care & Social Work This free course, The medicalised context of bereavement, asks you to consider the experience of grief and bereavement and in particular the extent to which grieving people need professional help. The course considers the evidence for the effects of grief and the extent to which current ways of responding are helpful. The Open University The Open University Course text/html K260_4 K260_4 en-GB Copyright © 2016 The Open University