Selected Books: Emotional Support

Books on Emotional Support

The Truth About Grief: The Myth of Its Five Stages and the New Science of Loss
By Ruth Davis Konigsberg — More details>>

The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing
By Bronnie Ware — More details>>

Death and Bereavement Across Cultures
Edited by Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani, and William Young — More details>>

Healing Through the Dark Emotions: The Wisdom of Grief, Fear, and Despair
By Miriam Greenspan — More details>>

Final Rights: Reclaiming the American Way of Death
By Joshua Slocum — More details>>

On Death and Dying
By Elisabeth Kubler-Ross — More details>>

Final Gifts: Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs, and Communications of the Dying
By Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley — More details>>

Dying Well
By Ira Byock MD — More details>>

Final Journeys: A Practical Guide for Bringing Care and Comfort at the End of Life
By Maggie Callanan — More details>>

May I Walk You Home?: Courage and Comfort for Caregivers of the Very Ill
By Joyce Hutchison — More details>>

Being with Dying: Cultivating Compassion and Fearlessness in the Presence of Death
By Joan Halifax and Ira Byock — More details>>

The Needs of the Dying: A Guide for Bringing Hope, Comfort, and Love to Life’s Final Chapter
By David Kessler — More details>>

The Next Place
By Warren Hanson — More details>>

Death’s Door: Modern Dying and the Ways We Grieve: A Cultural Study
By Sandra M. Gilbert — More details>>