Pilar Ingle

Pilar Ingle

Pilar Ingle is a Ph.D. student at the Graduate School of Social Work, University of Denver.

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Culture of death avoidance no longer an option in the wake of COVID-19

By: - April 22, 2021

We have a practice of death avoidance in this country. We don’t like to talk about, plan for, or even meaningfully acknowledge death. Westernized culture treats death and bereavement as private topics to stay within the family of the decedent, or to not be spoken about at all. Often, people find it inappropriate or are […]