Unformatted text preview: numbness in which conselation does not help. The way Dr. Dawalt put it ‘when grief is new, words should be few’. Handle holding or food can be used as nourishment, the need for closure calls by staff who deal with the patient and their family. Anger is the next stage, here you wonder why you were affected and no one else was. Grief is in picturing and seeing memories of the person who is about to pass or in the process. Bargaining is next, here the person thinks what if I do this...
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- Fall '11
- Kübler-Ross model, Grief, Larry Dawalt, Bradley J. Hunt