A survey of professionals' training and experiences in delivering death notifications.

@article{Stewart2000ASO,
  title={A survey of professionals' training and experiences in delivering death notifications.},
  author={Alan E Stewart and John A. H. Lord and Dorothy L. Mercer},
  journal={Death studies},
  year={2000},
  volume={24 7},
  pages={611-31}
}
A mail survey was conducted of 240 people from different professions that routinely encountered death to assess their previous training and experiences in delivering death notifications. Nearly 40% of these persons had received neither classroom nor experiential training in death notification, although 70% of respondents had performed at least one… CONTINUE READING