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Joyce Travelbee

Joyce Travelbee

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Published by: Jonard Antonio on Aug 18, 2010
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Joyce Travelbee 1926 - 1973


‡ FAR ahead of her time with her call (in 1949!) for natural childbirth. . father participation in birth process. prenatal instruction.

irreplaceable individual .‡ and rooming-in! Joyce Travelbee 1966 "Human to Human Relationship Model" Art and Science of Humanistic Nursing A theory A unique.

‡ "Human to Human Relationship Model" ‡ Travelbee's experience in initial psych nursing practice at a Catholic charity hospital led her to believe that the care given in these type of institutions lacked compassion .

consumers might seek a "new and different kind of health care worker .‡ She felt nursing needed a "humanistic revolution" and a renewed focus on caring as central to nursing--she warned that if this didn't happen.

Travelbee died tragically young at age 47 while beginning doctoral study ." Travelbee's ideas have greatly influenced the hospice movement.‡ .

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