Living with Dying
Extreame Savings Item! Save 42% on the Living with Dying by Joan Berzoff at Biblio Smiles. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The first resource on end-of-life care for healthcare practitioners who work with the terminally ill and their families, Living with Dying begins
Living with Dying addresses practice with people who have specific illnesses such as AIDS, bone marrow disease, and cancer and pays special attention to patients who have been stigmatized by culture, ability, sexual orientation, age, race, or homelessness. The book includes content on trauma and developmental issues for children, adults, and the aging who are dying, and it addresses legal, ethical, spiritual, cultural, and social class issues as core factors in the assessment of and work with the dying. It explores interdisciplinary teamwork, supervision, and the organizational and financing contexts in which dying occurs.
Current research in end-of-life care, ways to provide leadership in the field, and a call for compassion, insight, and respect for the dying makes this an indispensable resource for social workers, healthcare educators, administrators, consultants, advocates, and practitioners who work with the dying and their families.
|Manufacturer:||Columbia University Press|
|Publisher:||Columbia University Press|
|Studio:||Columbia University Press|
|Item Weight:||1 pounds|
|Item Size:||2.25 x 9.25 x 9.25 inches|
|Package Weight:||3.05 pounds|
|Package Size:||6.5 x 2.2 x 2.2 inches|