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This report published by the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer illustrates the experiences of patients from the time cancer... read more...
Posted: February 14, 2018
Starting on March 1st, 2018 Whistler Community Services Society will be running another closed group session of the Pregnancy... read more...
Posted: February 13, 2018
Recorded KidsGrief Q&A Webinar with Andrea Warnick February 2018 read more...
Posted: February 09, 2018
This is a handbook for relatives and friends who are caregivers of someone diagnosed with Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Chronic... read more...
Posted: February 08, 2018
This booklet has been written to provide some ideas about caregiving and provide information on local resources.   North Simcoe... read more...
Posted: February 08, 2018
The purpose of this hand-book  is  to  provide  you  with  some  information  to  support you in caring for your loved one. read more...
Posted: February 08, 2018
Palliative 4 Canadians is a coalition of four national organizations whose sole mandate is to improve palliative care in... read more...
Posted: February 08, 2018
Giving space for final conversations read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Talking about death and dying: What does the family understand? read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Conversations at the bedside: Being mindful of what is said read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Conversations at the bedside: Can my loved one still hear me? read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Final hours at the bedside: Is my loved one suffering? read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Assessing comfort at end of life read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Culture in the context of death and dying read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
The need for communication around death and dying read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
The importance of excellent care at end of life read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Preparing families for a sudden decline read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Acknowledging suffering read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Using language carefully read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Reframing the role of the health care proxy read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Preparing families for predictable changes at end of life read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
The distinction between withdrawing treatment and euthanasia read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
Not being at the bedside when death occurs: Supporting loved ones read more...
Posted: February 02, 2018
29th Annual Palliative Care Education and Research Day Monday, October 22, 2018 at the Fantasyland Hotel in West Edmonton... read more...
Posted: February 01, 2018
Posted: January 31, 2018
Communications Skills Essential in Palliative Care Heart to Heart is a one-day retreat that will provide you with the tools... read more...
Posted: January 30, 2018
Lymphedema: A brief overview read more...
Posted: January 30, 2018
Expanding palliative care services for cancer patients read more...
Posted: January 30, 2018
My wife of 38 years passed away in November. She was 60 for only 10 days. Her illness started quite a while back as breast... read more...
Posted: January 29, 2018
WORKSHOPS WILL HIGHLIGHT How a traumatic event can involve a single experience, or enduring repeated events, that completely... read more...
Posted: January 24, 2018
Centipede read more...
Posted: January 24, 2018
Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow read more...
Posted: January 24, 2018
Fare Well read more...
Posted: January 24, 2018
My Sexual Self read more...
Posted: January 24, 2018
Coming Out read more...
Posted: January 24, 2018
The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea read more...
Posted: January 24, 2018
Recorded KidsGrief Q&A Webinar with Andrea Warnick January 2018 read more...
Posted: January 23, 2018
Posted: January 23, 2018
This is the PowerPoint presentation that outlines details of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority guideline on Sedation... read more...
Posted: January 15, 2018
This guideline provides recommendations for adult and pediatric clinical practice when Sedation for Palliative Purposes is... read more...
Posted: January 15, 2018
The unasked question: The difficulty of choices read more...
Posted: January 11, 2018
Whole-person care read more...
Posted: January 11, 2018
Evaluating values and preferences when determining appropriate care for older adults read more...
Posted: January 11, 2018
The impact of dementia on the family read more...
Posted: January 11, 2018
An exquisite memoir about how to live—and love—every day with “death in the room,” from poet Nina Riggs, mother of two young... read more...
Posted: January 10, 2018
This inspiring, exquisitely observed memoir finds hope and beauty in the face of insurmountable odds as an idealistic young... read more...
Posted: January 10, 2018
 
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