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A midwife through the dying process

stories of healing and hard choices at the end of life

by Timothy E. Quill

  • 161 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Assisted suicide,
  • Right to die,
  • Terminal care

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementTimothy E. Quill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR726 .Q55 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 239 p. ;
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL988311M
    ISBN 100801855160
    LC Control Number96026475

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    A death midwife, or death doula, is a person who assists in the dying process, much like a midwife or doula does with the birthing process. It is often a community based role, aiming to help families cope with death through recognizing it as a natural and important part of .   Felicity: Well, Soul Midwives does work with a model of the dying process. It’s somewhat linked with the Buddhist model of the Tibetan Book of Living and Dying, which looks at the full stages of life and death as they are linked to the elements—fire, water, earth, air—to connect with them. We find it helps us understand when to use sound.

    Each book helps people. But take the time and listen to your friend, family member when they are going through this grieving process. Being there for them is equally important then recommending a book. And as we know grieving comes in waves, being there whenever needed is the secret of helping. LAST ACTS OF KINDNESS Lessons for the Living from the Bedside of the Dying. Also available at Kindle.. Signed copies available directly from the author. "In these chronicles of a midwife to the dying, Judith Redwing Keyssar speaks eloquently and from her heart about her extensive experience in the field of palliative care––providing nursing expertise along with emotional and spiritual.


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