How Grief Can Enable Nurses to Endure

Spoken by an experienced paediatric nurse about caring for sick people, but practical to all people who care for others in our lives, Hei-Wen talks about the change in her approach to caregiving when she figured out a way to reappropriate her grief to help her cultivate empathy and endurance. While a nurse can quit when they experience burnout, parents cannot. You can easily exchange the nurse and patient for a parent and child in this scenario.