Year: 1993 Source: American Journal of Nursing, v.93, no.12, (December 1993), p.34-36 SIEC No: 19931134

This article is based on the experiences of a minister in dealing with families who have lost loved ones. His insights are related in the following categories: listen quietly, always say “die”, keep the focus on the family, watch the signals you send, connect the family with other sources of support, give the family time, follow up, take care of yourself.