Joseph Nowinski

Joseph Nowinski, PhD is a clinical psychologist with more than twenty years of experience working with individuals and families. He is the co-author of “Saying Goodbye: How Families Can Find Renewal Through Loss” (Penguin/2011), a book that helps families cope with terminal illness and extended caregiving. Dr. Nowinski and his colleague, Barbara Okun, PhD, present a new five-stage model of grief that reflects the contemporary realities of death and dying. Dr. Nowinski is the Supervising Psychologist at UConn Health Center. For more information, please visit his website:


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