Transitions in Dying & Bereavement A Psychosocial Guide for Hospice and Palliative Care

By: Cairns, Moira; Thompson, Marney; Wainwright, Wendy; Victoria Hospice Society

Price: $18.40

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This book is primarily for those with clients experiencing confusion and stress in dealing with the death of a loved one. Clear explanations along with case studies and sample dialogues reveal the issues and challenges presented at each phase of the journey. Also included are: Activities, exercises, personal essays, poetry, and illustrations that put a human face on the hospice experience; ways to help in planning for death; ways to improve communication about the experience of dying and bereavement, ; ways to help alleviate anxiety, fear, fatigue/burnout, and feelings of denial and powerlessness, and myriad ways to support in this highly challenging work. Other topics are included. Nurses, physicians, counselors, social workers, allied health professionals, and volunteers can discover how dying, death, and bereavement can become a rich, complex journey of body, mind, and spirit for all involved. The bottom corners are slightly bent. ; 4to 10" - 13" tall; 394 pages

Title: Transitions in Dying & Bereavement A Psychosocial Guide for Hospice and Palliative Care

Author: Cairns, Moira; Thompson, Marney; Wainwright, Wendy; Victoria Hospice Society

Categories: hospice,

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U. S. A., Health Professions Press: 2003

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 004540

Keywords: Transitions In Dying & Bereavement Hospice Care Social Aspects PSYCHOLOGICAL PALLIATIVE Grief Therapy Social WORKERS NURSES Volunteers,