Dying, Death, and Bereavement: A Challenge for Living, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

Dying, Death, and Bereavement: A Challenge for Living, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

by Inge Corless
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0826126561

ISBN-13: 9780826126566

Pub. Date: 06/02/2006

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

In this multidisciplinary guide on the important issues surrounding dying and bereavement in today's health care and social environment, the contributions examine the issues of death and dying as a continuum, from death education and care of the dying to grief and bereavement.

Features Include:

  • Personal stories introducing each section

Overview

In this multidisciplinary guide on the important issues surrounding dying and bereavement in today's health care and social environment, the contributions examine the issues of death and dying as a continuum, from death education and care of the dying to grief and bereavement.

Features Include:

  • Personal stories introducing each section
  • New chapter on physical therapy with the dying

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826126566
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
06/02/2006
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

    Foreword by Dame Cicely Saunders

    Introduction by Inge Corless

    Pain by Richard Sabo

    Acknowledgement

    Part One: The Challenge of Understanding Death

    Artists, Deborah Holtorf

  1. Communicating About Death and Dying, Albert Lee Strickland and Lynne Ann DeSpelder
  2. Death Education for Children, Hannelore Wass
  3. Death Education for Adults, Charles A. Corr
  4. Respecting the Spiritual Beliefs of the Dying and Bereaved, Thomas Attig

    Part Two: The Challenge of Dying

    The Struggle to End My Father's Life, Zelda Foster

  5. Dying in the Hospital, Patrice O'Connor
  6. Dying at Home, Barbara B. Germino
  7. Stories of the Living Dying: The Hermes Listener, Paula G. Balber
  8. Symptom Management for the Terminally Ill, Fredrica Preston, Stephanie Tang, and Ruth McCorkle
  9. Hospice and Palliative Care: A Legacy in the Making, Inge Corless and Patrice Nicholas
  10. Regulatory Issues in the Care of Dying, Judi Lund Person
  11. Part Three: The Challenges of Grief and Bereavement

    I Don't Know How to Grieve, Colleen Corcoran

  12. The Bereavement Process: Loss, Grief, and Resolution, Joseph T. Mullan, Leonard I. Pearlin, and Marilyn M. Skaff
  13. Social Support and Mutual Help for the Bereaved, Phyllis R. Silverman
  14. Helping Children During Bereavement, Elizabeth P. Lamers
  15. The Study of Sibling Bereavement Research: An Historical Perspective, Betty Davies
  16. Loss of a Pet, Morris A. Wessel
  17. Part Four: Related Issues

    Take Me Home, Bin Yao

  18. The Role of the Social Worker, Zelda Foster and Kay W. Davidson
  19. Physical Therapists: Palliative Care Competencies, Theresa H. Michel
  20. Thanatology: Its End and Future (with Special Reference to Euthanasia), Larry R. Churchill
  21. The Future of Palliative Care, Derek Doyle
  22. Part Five: In Conclusion

  23. Reprise, Mary A. Pittman
  24. Index

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