Therapeutic Communication in End-of-Life Care Rough Draft Anderson Au 100468589 HLSC-1300U Professor Milly Ryan-Harshman, PhD, RD October 18th, 2011 University of Ontario Institute of Technology Therapeutic Communication in End-of-Life Care In our society, it is difficult to comprehend and acknowledge that death is a part of our lives. Facing death can be a horrible experience and people cope with death in different ways. Communication is an important part of understanding the process of coping. Therapeutic communication is essential in end-of-life care for the patients and their families coping with death. The purpose of this paper is to discuss strategies and behaviours that nurses can use to provide therapeutic communication in...The end:
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