Nursing Grand Rounds | The Last Gift: Moving Through Grief by Leaving a Legacy

Earn free CE at UW Continuing Nursing Education.


Strategies to work through grief with patients and families.

Learn about nine meaningful legacies your patients and their families can make to honor loved ones and work through the grieving process.

The lecture was recorded July 30, 2012 by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and downloadable handouts.

This course was reviewed in March 2017.

Carol Kummet, LICSW, MTSFeaturing—

Carol Kummet, LICSW, MTS
Palliative Care Social Worker, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle


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If you wish to get contact hour credit for watching the video, please register for this nursing grand rounds.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After watching this video, you will be able to:

  • Recognize common grief reactions and natural responses to loss
  • List William Worden's 4 Tasks of Mourning
  • Assist patients and their familes in legacy work

Additional Information

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
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