In this episode of Learning More, I talk with Brad Philips about ambiguous loss. Brad is an expert in this field and shares with us his insights into ambiguous loss and how it impacts our lives. He tells us about the ways we can cope with it and how to help others who have experienced it. He also provides us with advice on how to support those who are struggling with it.
Brad shares insights from his experiences with families facing ambiguous loss. We discuss finding meaning in suffering, inspired by Victor Frankel’s philosophy. We explore the crucial role of support networks and social media groups in helping individuals cope with ambiguous loss. Brad discusses the integration of these discussions into nursing curricula, fostering awareness and understanding among future healthcare professionals.