This workbook is a valuable resource for students using the text, ‘Integrating A Palliative Approach: Essentials for Personal Support Workers.’ Students develop their skills, knowledge and attitudes for providing excellent hospice and palliative care by exploring topics arranging in these groupings:
- Understanding your Beliefs and Baggage
- Solidifying Concepts
- Integrating into Practice
A wide variety of learning tools are implemented in the workbook to maximize student engagement, such as: reflective exercises, research activities, role-plays, puzzles, short answer questions and discussion topics. Students who have used the text and workbook in combination reported feeling more competent, confident, and compassionate in providing excellent care to those who are dying and their families.