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Patty Burgess – The Purpose and History of the National End of Life Doula Alliance
Patty Burgess delves into the early beginnings of NEDA; how it came to be and what exactly is the role of an End of Life Doula. Patty shares her own journey that led her to become one of the leading voices in the new death and dying movement which supports quality of life at the end of life. Patty clarifies the role of EOL Doula and how beneficial the doula’s support can be at any stage of a life threatening illness. Claire and Patty discuss a shared vision of end of life care that empowers each of us to take responsibility for how we spend our final days.