On Children and Death

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Collier Books, 1985 - Children - 279 pages
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Based on a decade of working with dying children, this book aims to offer the families of dead and dying children the help they need to survive. Dr. Kuebler-Ross speaks to the fears, doubts, anger, confusion, and anguish of parents confronting the terminal illness or sudden death of a child.

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Contents

Letter to Bereaved Parents
1
The Beginnings of Life
10
Sudden Death
41
Copyright

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Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, MD, [1926-2004] was a Swiss-born psychiatrist, humanitarian, and co-founder of the hospice movement around the world. She was also the author of the groundbreaking book "On Death and Dying", which first discussed The Five Stages of Grief. Elisabeth authored twenty-four books in thirty-six languages and brought comfort to millions of people coping with their own deaths or the death of a loved one. Her greatest professional legacy includes teaching the practice of humane care for the dying and the importance of sharing unconditional love. Her work continues by the efforts of hundreds of organizations around the world, including The Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Foundation: EKRFoundation.org.

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