Present through the End

Present through the End

Kirsten DeLeo

Language: English

Publisher: Shambhala

Published: Aug 27, 2019

Description:

A trusted companion and go-to resource for everyone supporting someone at the end of life—from the moment we first learn that someone is dying through the time of death and beyond.
Present through the End offers the guidance and essential wisdom we need when we are struggling to support someone who is nearing death. This book helps us meet the many challenges ahead and navigate through difficult times with clarity and kindness—both for the person who is dying and also for ourselves.
Inspired by decades of experience caring for the dying and years teaching contemplative care around the world, Kirsten DeLeo shares down-to-earth advice and offers short, simple "on the spot" tools to help us handle our emotions, deal with difficult relationships, talk about spiritual matters, practice self-care, listen fully, and more. This book offers insight and encouragement when we are unsure what to do or say and shows us how to be present even though we...