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  1. The Thanatology Community and the Needs of the Movement

    Here is an excellent new book packed with state-of-the-art information on thanatology. It presents valuable insights on the history, current issues, and future directions for the modern death movement. This comprehensive volume is unique in that it offers multiple perspectives on the issues and...

    Published August 11th 1992 by Routledge

  2. AIDS and the Hospice Community

    With the rise of the AIDS epidemic, hospice units and care centers play an important role in the care of terminally ill AIDS patients. AIDS and the Hospice Community documents facts and discusses concerns in current AIDS hospice care. It presents an authoritative commentary on many common AIDS...

    Published October 29th 1991 by Routledge

  3. Psychosocial Aspects of End-Stage Renal Disease

    Issues of Our Times

    This thoughtful new book presents strategies for helping end-stage renal disease patients and their families deal with the psychosocial aspects of the chronic long-term illness. Technological advances in the treatment of this disease have offered much hope for improved quality in living which has...

    Published August 29th 1991 by Routledge

  4. Facing Death: Images, Insights, and Interventions

    A Handbook For Educators, Healthcare Professionals, And Counselors

    By Sandra L. Bertman

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Facing Death is a unique handbook for educators, healthcare professionals and counselors. It uses materials from the visual arts, excerpts from poetry, fiction, drama, and examples from popular culture to sensitize the reader to important, universal issues confronting the dying, and those...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Taylor & Francis

  5. Nursing Education in Thanatology

    A Curriculum Continuum

    Nursing Education in Thanatology is an excellent source book for planning thanatology courses or for integrating concepts of thanatology into a nursing curriculum. As the formal teaching of thanatology in schools for health care professionals is generally overlooked and ill-defined, many students...

    Published January 30th 1991 by Routledge

  6. Adolescent Suicide

    Recognition, Treatment, and Prevention

    By Barry Garfinkel

    Inform yourself with thorough and accurate knowledge about the incidence of adolescent suicide. Adolescent Suicide serves to correct erroneous conceptions--held by the public and professionals--about the nature of suicidal behavior among the young, thereby promoting the opportunity for more prompt...

    Published January 3rd 1990 by Routledge

  7. Bereavement Care

    A New Look at Hospice and Community Based Services

    By Jane Marie Kirschling, Marcia E Lattanzi, Stephen Fleming

    Here is a comprehensive, interdisciplinary look at current bereavement care practices and key concerns of care providers. Covering a broad spectrum of topics, interests, and perspectives from divergent disciplines and clinical experiences, the contributing authors explore theories and constructs...

    Published August 22nd 1989 by Routledge

  8. Death Education and Research

    Critical Perspectives

    By William G Warren

    A critical review of research and reflection in the area of death, with special emphasis on death education. Thought-provoking, often controversial reviews of and reactions to the current general domain of death phenomena--specifically death education--are addressed in this book. The author,...

    Published April 7th 1989 by Routledge

  9. Dying and Disabled Children

    Dealing With Loss and Grief

    In this sensitive and compassionate look at terminally ill and disabled children, professionals from the medical community examine the stresses faced by their parents and siblings. They address the crucial element of communication--within a family and between health care providers and family...

    Published January 24th 1989 by Routledge

  10. Thanatology Curriculum¿Medicine

    Offering practical suggestions for humane caregiving, this valuable new book is aimed at all providers of medical care. This compassionate volume focuses on the development of the thanatology curriculum--teaching caregivers who are just beginning their professional lives to be adequately prepared...

    Published December 18th 1988 by Routledge