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Talking with kids read more...
Posted: September 07, 2014
How kids grieve read more...
Posted: September 07, 2014
Progress and demographic pressures read more...
Posted: September 05, 2014
Where do I want to die?: Choosing a care setting read more...
Posted: September 05, 2014
The value of the Palliative Performance Scale read more...
Posted: September 05, 2014
Dying in long term care: Preparing families and staff read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Patient dignity inventory read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Activities for kids who are grieving read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Kids and grief: tips for health care providers read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Children and grief: Ideas for teachers and schools read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Remembering a child who has died read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Growing with grief read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Should kids attend funerals? read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Clearing up misconceptions read more...
Posted: September 03, 2014
Whole person care: Preserving what matters read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Palliative Care: Dispel the myth of hastening death read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Death as completion, not defeat read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Whole person care read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Recognizing compassion fatigue read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Addressing compassion fatigue read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Shared decision making read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Total pain read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
The hospice philosophy read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Demystifying death read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
The importance of family meetings read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
The most important ways to support family caregivers read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Caring for family caregivers read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Place of care read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Dementia: Strategies to Avoid Resistance read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Advanced Dementia and Palliative Care read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Including Dementia in Palliative Care discussions read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
How do you hold on to personhood? read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Dignity learning read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Dignity therapy read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Your current situation must seem overwhelming. So it’s natural to want to take control. In hospice, you can have a lot of... read more...
Posted: August 29, 2014
Decision making regarding cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is challenging. This study examined the effect of a video decision... read more...
Posted: August 28, 2014
Review article with free online access. read more...
Posted: August 28, 2014
Anna Henshaw and Hospice of Windsor & Essex County Inc. has created this book to help others develop hospice resources libraries. read more...
Posted: August 28, 2014
Dying at home: Finding support read more...
Posted: August 27, 2014
Benefits of palliative care for people with ALS read more...
Posted: August 26, 2014
An innovative model for engaging First Nations in develiping Community Care services read more...
Posted: August 25, 2014
Problems with overestimating prognosis read more...
Posted: August 25, 2014
End of life care: The circle continues... read more...
Posted: August 25, 2014
Out of Order: Dealing with the Death of a Child read more...
Posted: August 25, 2014
Dearly Loved: Dealing with the Death of a Parent read more...
Posted: August 25, 2014
Uncoupled: Dealing with the Death of a Spouse read more...
Posted: August 25, 2014
A Family Disrupted: Dealing with the Death of a Sibling read more...
Posted: August 22, 2014
Treating constipation read more...
Posted: August 22, 2014
How long have I got? Talking with patients and families about prognosis read more...
Posted: August 22, 2014
Living with hope read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Putting hope into practice read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Contemplative practice as an approach to care read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Dying at home: Preparing for a home death read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
What to expect at a residential hospice read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Taking a wound management approach read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
The Council of Palliative Care presents a free public lecture in memory of R. David Bourke. The Guest speaker will be Dr. read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Wound prognosis read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Congestive heart failure: A palliative approach read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Deactivating implantable cardioverter defibrillators at End of life read more...
Posted: August 20, 2014
Family members and the quiet time before death read more...
Posted: August 19, 2014
Palliative care and mental illness read more...
Posted: August 19, 2014
Staff grief in long term care read more...
Posted: August 19, 2014
Pain management in long term care read more...
Posted: August 19, 2014
Medical marijuana use in palliative care read more...
Posted: August 19, 2014
Symptom management read more...
Posted: August 19, 2014
At this conference progress will be made towards finding methods of treatment and prevention for Alzheimer's and other dementias. read more...
Posted: August 18, 2014
For more information please visit the website listed above. read more...
Posted: August 18, 2014
For more information please visit the website listed above. read more...
Posted: August 18, 2014
This years theme for the Annual Conference is Patient Engagement. For more information please visit the website listed above. read more...
Posted: August 18, 2014
Canada’s premier multidisciplinary conference is for those interested in individual and population aging. This year they... read more...
Posted: August 18, 2014
The Congress theme for this year is "Kids' Health Today, Human's Hope Tomorrow" and will be addressed through presentations,... read more...
Posted: August 14, 2014
Jackie McDonald, St. Joseph’s Care Group presents "Peer-Led Debriefing. " By attending you will have the opportunity to learn... read more...
Posted: August 14, 2014
Kimberly Ramsbottom, Centre for Education and Research on Aging & Health presents "Concepts of Advance Care Planning in Health... read more...
Posted: August 14, 2014
Trisha Murphy, Community Living Thunder Bay presents "Supporting a Person with a Developmental Disability in the Community. "... read more...
Posted: August 14, 2014
Various details of the conference are available on the website listed above, which will be periodically updated with latest... read more...
Posted: August 14, 2014
NHPCO’s 15th Clinical Team Conference and Pediatric Intensive will offer extensive and intensive basic (for the novice),... read more...
Posted: August 14, 2014
Hospice Foundation of Taiwan has chosen the theme of “Transforming Palliative Care. " In so many countries in their region,... read more...
Posted: August 13, 2014
To discuss a variety of topics this conference seeks to bring together the best caregivers, clinicians, researchers and educators... read more...
Posted: August 13, 2014
To find out more information please click on the link listed above. read more...
Posted: August 13, 2014
Our opening keynote speaker is Dr. Hsien Seow, of McMaster University, with his research on how to build regional hospice... read more...
Posted: August 11, 2014
 
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