Combining Regional Expertise to Form a Bereavement Support Alliance

Friedrichs, Judy B.; Kobler, Kathie; Roose, Rosmarie E.; More

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 39(3):198-204, May/June 2014.

It's rare when a small professional organization is able to sustain itself for decades, and even more rare when it grows and thrives.

Respectful Disposition in Early Pregnancy Loss

Limbo, Rana; Kobler, Kathie; Levang, Elizabeth

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 35(5):271-277, September/October 2010.

Dr. Limbo has taken on a subject that is rarely discussed in the nursing literature: how to help families deal with disposition of the products of conception early in pregnancy. Her wise and learned approach will teach you much.

Meaningful Moments: The Use of Ritual in Perinatal and Pediatric Death

Kobler, Kathie; Limbo, Rana; Kavanaugh, Karen

MCN, American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing . 32(5):288-295, September/October 2007.

Rituals are used in all societies to help deal with grief and bereavement. These authors describe the rituals often seen in the care of families facing perinatal and pediatric death.