This is the only handbook for hospice and palliative care professionals looking to enhance their care delivery or their programs with LGBTQ-inclusive care. Anchored in the evidence, extensively referenced, and written in clear, easy-to-understand language, LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice and Palliative Care provides clear, actionable strategies for hospice and palliative physicians, nurses, social workers, counsellors, and chaplains.
The book are written by Kimberly Acquaviva, who is a tenured faculty member at the George Washington University School of Nursing. She is a Certified Sexuality Educator (CSE) through AASECT (American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counsellors, and Therapists).
Said about LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice and Palliative Care :
“A groundbreaking roadmap to inclusive care delivery.”
Diane E. Meier, MD, FACP, Director of the Center to Advance Palliative Care
“This book could not be more timely …[It] provides in-depth yet user-friendly cultural competency lessons [and] tips for all the major steps recommended for institutional change.”
Sherrill Wayland, Manager of National Projects, SAGE (Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders)