Final Gifts : Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs, and Communications of the Dying

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  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/14/2012
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster

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Written by two hospice nurses, Final Gifts is a classic and comforting guide to how best to assist the dying through the process of death.

Author Biography

Maggie Callanan has specialized in the care of the dying since 1981. She lectures widely to lay and professional audiences on death and dying, bereavement, and hospice care. Maggie is also the author of Final Journeys. She lives on the New England coast.
Patricia Kelley has worked in hospice care since 1978. She formerly held positions as Clinical Director of Montgomery Hospice in Maryland and as Director of Health Systems Leadership at the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization. She now works as a national and international consultant providing education and training on issues relating to hospice and palliative care. Patricia is also the author of Companion to Grief: Finding Consolation When Someone You Love Has Died.

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