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Caring for the dying : the doula approach to a meaningful death / by Henry Fersko-Weiss.

Fersko-Weiss, Henry, author. (Author).
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Bagley Public Library 616.029 PER (Text) 33500012451712 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library 616.029 PER (Text) 33500012451704 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781573246965 (6 x 9 tc : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1573246964 (6 x 9 tc : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: Newburyport, MA : Conari Press, an imprint of Red Wheel/Weiser, LLC, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: A tale of two deaths -- Overview of the end-of-life doula approach -- Death mythology -- Truth telling at end of life -- Deep active listening -- Life review and the search for meaning -- Creating legacy projects -- Planning for the final days -- Guided imagery -- Ritual -- The vigil -- Reprocessing and grief.
Author Notes

Henry Fersko-Weiss, LCSW, is executive director of the International End-of-Life Doula Association. In 2003, Henry created the very first End-of-Life Doula Program in the US at a hospice in New York City and has built many other programs based on his model. His work has been featured in the New York Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, and elsewhere. He is on the faculty of the Open Center's Art of Dying Institute. Visit him at www.inelda.org.

Subject: Terminal Care
Terminally ill > Care.
Doulas.
Doulas.
Terminal Care
Terminally ill > Care.
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