Remember Me: Mask Making With Chronically and Terminally Ill Children

Martha Driessnack

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Mask making is one of many alternative methods nurses can integrate into the care of chronically and terminally ill children. Healthcare systems abound with materials that may be used in this endeavor. This article explores how mask making offers children an opportunity to gain some control over their environment and thus heal themselves, even in the worst of circumstances.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)211-214
Number of pages4
JournalHolistic nursing practice
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2004
Externally publishedYes


  • Art making
  • Healing
  • Making special
  • Mask making
  • Ritual

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Advanced and Specialized Nursing


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