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Death Notification
Death Notification

Death Notification

A Practical Guide to the Process


277 Pages, 6.01 x 9.01

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $26.95)

Publication Date: January 2010

ISBN 9780942679083

Rights: WOR

Upper Access, Inc. (Jan 2010)

Price: $19.95


If it is your job to notify a family that a death has occurred-or is soon expected-how do you do it right? Using vivid examples, Leash guides the reader through this difficult task in a wide variety of situations. His research and personal experience will help you to meet the family's needs in a constructive, helpful way-and to avoid the all-too-common mistakes that can compound the tragedy. Important reading for physicians, nurses, emergency personnel, clergy, law enforcement, military, and social workers.

Author Biography

R. Moroni Leash has a long background as a grief and crisis counselor. During the period of research for this book he served as a psychiatric evaluator for the Univesity of California, Davis, Medical Center, which at the time served as the biggest trauma center in the U.S.