The hospice as a learning space: a death education intervention with a group of adolescents

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By chris@csa.co.za April 29, 2021 12:04

The hospice as a learning space: a death education intervention with a group of adolescents

The denial of death in Western society deprives young people of the tools to derive meaning from experiences of death and dying. Literature shows that death education may allow them to become familiar with this topic without causing negative effects. This article describes the effects of a death education course with adolescents, wherein participants were given the opportunity to meet palliative doctors and palliative psychologists at school and in a hospice, where they were able to converse with the families of the dying.

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chris@csa.co.za
By chris@csa.co.za April 29, 2021 12:04

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