Judi Hannan

Judith Hannan’s recent book is The Write Prescription: Telling Your Story to Live with and Beyond Illness, which grew out of her experience writing Motherhood Exaggerated, her chronicle of caring for a child with cancer. She is a lecturer at Yale and leads workshops forhomeless mothers as well as those affected by physical or mental illness. Ms. Hannan is a recipient of a 2015 Humanism-in-Medicine award from the Arnold P. Gold Foundation.

Stories By Judi Hannan

My Father’s Dying Days Showed Me There’s No Such Thing As ‘Death With Dignity’

Hospice care was supposed to make it all easier — for him and for us. But that hardly helped when the man I loved was reduced to nothing.