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Master Thesis

Quand le toucher s’invite dans la rencontre de « l’entre-deux » en soins palliatifs

Abstract : The time of palliative care is a time of crisis when the suffering is experienced extrême. Damaged or mutiled by the disease and treatment, the body enveloppe is no longer secure and containing. Similarly, the announcement of the impossible cure does violence and confront the unthinkable reality of death with its attendant anxieties and fears. Facing this upheaval body, heralding a future scary, how can the patient to continue living in his body? How to live this time now become suspended and elusive, a time called "in-between" between life and death? In psychomotricity, therapeutic touch can become the gateway and meeting in the moment. By therapeutic touch, psychomoteur therapist hosts listening to this sensitive body at once synonymous with nostalgia, suffering and desire. In a humble sharing, it is this that accompany living and recognize that in this body became different, there's still and always be.
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Louise Rojas. Quand le toucher s’invite dans la rencontre de « l’entre-deux » en soins palliatifs. Médecine humaine et pathologie. 2016. ⟨dumas-01359517⟩



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