Psychological help for terminally ill patients: illness as an unexpected crisis Cover Image

Психологическа помощ на терминално болни: болестта като неочаквана кризисна ситуация
Psychological help for terminally ill patients: illness as an unexpected crisis

Author(s): Teodora Stoeva
Subject(s): Social Sciences, Psychology, Personality Psychology, Clinical psychology, Organizational Psychology
Published by: Великотърновски университет „Св. св. Кирил и Методий”
Keywords: terminally ill individual; counseling; therapy, terminally ill children

Summary/Abstract: The article deals with an extremely serious personal and socially significant problem related to the difficulties and psychological experiences of terminally ill individuals and their treatment. The psychological features of terminally ill individuals who are expecting death, thinking about it, are considered, which is undoubtedly a painful period of life change and personal transformation. Psychological support tools and therapy and counseling approaches are discussed to make the experiences of these individuals for themselves and those who will leave more bearable.

  • Issue Year: 28/2020
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 273-284
  • Page Count: 12
  • Language: Bulgarian