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  1. Bereavement

    Client Adaptation and Hospice Services

    By Donna Infeld, Nadine R Penner

    Helping a mother transcend the death of her only child, helping a young child understand and cope with the death of a loved one, and helping survivors of the AIDS epidemic cope with the loss of numerous loved ones and the loss of community are among the greatest challenges facing today’s...

    Published February 11th 1997 by Routledge

  2. End-Stage Dementia Care

    A Basic Guide

    By C. R. Kovach

    People with mid-stage dementia are served by special care units in long-term care facilities, although as these residents deteriorate, they are transferred out of the unit and into a general nursing home unit. These nursing homes are not equipped to deal with palliative needs of end-stage dementia...

    Published November 1st 1996 by Taylor & Francis

  3. Hospice Care and Cultural Diversity

    By Donna Infeld, Audrey K Gordon, Bernice C Harper

    Hospice Care and Cultural Diversity captures the richness and differences that make up the United States and its culture. This book shows you the complex issues arising from work with patients of a different culture and encourages research in hospices which support culturally innovative programs....

    Published September 15th 1995 by Routledge

  4. Compassion Fatigue

    Coping With Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder In Those Who Treat The Traumatized

    By Charles R. Figley

    Series: Psychosocial Stress Series

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 1st 1995 by Routledge

  5. Children Mourning, Mourning Children

    Edited by Kenneth J. Doka

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 1st 1995 by Taylor & Francis

  6. Ethnic Variations In Dying, Death And Grief

    Diversity In Universality

    Edited by Donald P. Irish Hamline University, USA; Kathleen F. Lundquist Educational Consultant, USA; Vivian Jenkins Nelsen Augsburg College, USA.

    Series: Routledge International Series in Tourism, Business and Management

    This volume is directed towards professionals who work in the fields concerning death and dying. These professionals must perceive the needs of people with cultural patterns which are different from the "standard and dominant" patterns in the United States and Canada. Accordingly, the book includes...

    Published January 1st 1993 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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