Jeanne Denney M.A. is a body psychotherapist, educator, hospice worker and author of The Effects of Compassionate Presence on the Dying. Jeanne is a former facilitator of the Integrative Thanatology certification program.
Most people experience a nonverbal, coma-like state before death, yet all too often medical workers, even hospice workers and family, withdraw attentive presence when a patient enters silence. Perhaps we wonder if they know we are there. Perhaps we are uncomfortable. View Details...