This work offers support and comfort to those who live in a situation of extreme suffering or have been diagnosed with a terminal illness. It helps family members better understand the pain their loved ones are experiencing as well as offering ways to push through such a difficult time. Dr. Michele A. Reiss has long treated patients with cancer and many other serious diseases, helping them overcome adversity with strength and courage.
About the Author
Dr. Michele A. Reiss is a psychotherapist, an educator, and a writer. She serves as the associate director of the behavioral science program at UPMC. She lives in Pittsburgh.