DVD 'How Does It Feel?'

This short film captures some of the emotions felt by parents of children who are tube fed. They share with us some of the difficulties they experience and identify what they find helpful. Practitioners talk about their understanding of these issues: "A light bulb situation - a practitioner's perspective' and identify what can work well: 'We need to work together - parents and practitioners..."

If you would like to use this DVD for group discussion and staff training this PDF provides reflective questions suitable for group discussions. DVD reflective questions for group discussions (PDF)

Please view our video to learn more (duration about 11 minutes).

If you would like to receive a copy of this DVD please contact us and send us your address. Please also let us know if you would like to use this DVD for staff training or to inform families.

1. Who should be responsible for raising the emotional issues related to the change from oral feeding to tube feeding?

Parents
Psychologist
Everybody involved in the change to tube feeding

2. Do you find it difficult to raise the emotional issues related to tube feeding?

Yes (I am a parent)
Yes (I am a professional)
No, I don't find it difficult to discuss (I am a parent)
No, I don't find it difficult to discuss (I am a professional)

Return to How Does it Feel? Acknowledging the Emotional Impact of Tube Feeding.