Pancreatic cancer

  1. George is dying of pancreatic cancer. His wife and adult children are asking about using hospice. Help George’s family make an informed decision by describing hospice care.
  2. What are some concrete ways in which you can help another to cope with loss? Identify specific components in the following areas:
    a). How can you let George tell his story, and what is the potential therapeutic value of doing so?
    b). What are some things you might say that could offer comfort?

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