Social Work Practice in Pediatric Palliative and End-of-Life Care: Challenges and Opportunities

Social Work Practice in Pediatric Palliative and End-of-Life Care: Challenges and Opportunities

by Barbara L. Jones (Editor)

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ISBN-13: 9781138778764
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/30/2014
Pages: 120
Product dimensions: 6.75(w) x 9.75(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Barbara Jones, PhD, is Associate Professor and Co-Director of the Institute for Grief, Loss, and Family Survival in the School of Social Work at The University of Texas at Austin, USA. Her current research focuses on issues of pediatric palliative care, grief and loss, young adult cancer survivorship, and the role of social work in health care.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Barbara L. Jones 2. Learning to Be: Reflections of a Social Work Student on a Pediatric Hospice Internship Martha Vargas and Noam Ostrander 3. Team Collaboration in Pediatric Palliative Care Stacy S. Remke and Martha M. Schermer 4. Palliative Care in the Pediatric ICU: Challenges and Opportunities for Family-Centered Practice Ardith Doorenbos, Taryn Lindhorst, Helene Starks, Eugene Aisenberg, J. Randall Curtis, and Ross Hays 5. Bereaved Parents’ Perspectives on Pediatric Palliative Care Rhonda Robert, Donna S. Zhukovsky, Riza Mauricio, Katherine Gilmore, Shirley Morrison, and Guadalupe R. Palos 6. "I’ll Never Forget Those Cold Words as Long as I Live": Parent Perceptions of Death Notification for Stillbirth Suzanne Pullen, Mindi Ann Golden, and Joanne Cacciatore 7. Informing Social Work Practice Through Research With Parent Caregivers of a Child With a Life-Limiting Illness Susan Cadell, Kimberly Kennedy, and David Hemsworth

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