End-of-Life Care and Addiction: A Family Systems Approach by Dr. Suzanne Bushfield PhD MSW, Dr. Brad DeFord PhD M Div

By Dr. Suzanne Bushfield PhD MSW, Dr. Brad DeFord PhD M Div

"Bushfield and DeFord supply us an exceptional, trained and delicate paintings that speaks either one of the erosion of kin platforms as a result of habit and the issues that come up whilst those victimized households face end-of-life care." --Illness, difficulty and Loss With a turning out to be aged inhabitants comes an elevated have to realize the scientific and mental wishes of older adults struggling with dependancy, really in the direction of the top of existence. This consultant describes the demanding situations such people and households current to these delivering end-of-life care, and indicates caregivers find out how to most sensible negotiate those concerns with consumers and their households. The authors position distinctive emphasis at the function of the relations, featuring a cohesive kin platforms method of end-of-life care. The ebook demonstrates how hospice groups can paintings collaboratively with the customer and relations to assist alleviate the various emotional tension and soreness of dependancy. The authors additionally current functional directions for spotting and diagnosing dependancy, opting for applicable interventions, and outlining distinctive issues for addicted humans in end-of-life care. Key gains: Identifies the identified markers of substance abuse and applicable interventions presents suggestions on how you can tackle the physiological, mental, and religious results of habit info what each hospice group must learn about relations platforms idea Discusses the emotional means of addicted consumers, and what hospice groups, caregivers, and family can do to aid

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VonGunten, C. F. (2005). Interventions to manage symptoms at the end of life. ), 1, S88–S94. , & Murphy, S. (1991). Cocaine changes: The experience of using and quitting. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press. Whitbourne, S. (2002). The aging individual. New York: Springer Publishing Company. This page intentionally left blank 3 The Physiological, Psychological, and Spiritual Effects of Addiction Amy was agitated after she learned that her father was starting with hospice. She knew what this meant: As his only daughter, she would be expected to help with his care.

1. 2. 3. 4. The strength of motivational interviewing is that it addresses the human ambivalence toward change—even when the desire to change has been expressed. By viewing resistance as an equal-but-opposite force to the desire to change, motivational interviewing helps the clinician to build a relationship that expresses confidence in the individual’s capacity to change for the better, thus enhancing their commitment to change. This intentionally supportive relationship can be effective even in the short term, and seems quite consistent with approaches generally used in hospice psychosocial care.

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