Books, Links, and More

We've compiled resources in both French and English, to give you the broadest possible range of available information. To see resources in French, click in the top right corner of the page.

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Education
At the End of Life: True Stories About How We Die [Paperback]
What should medicine do when it can't save your life? The modern healthcare system has become proficient at staving off death... read more...
The Best Care Possible - A Physician's Quest to Transform Care Through the End of Life
Dr. Ira Byock, one of the foremost palliative-care physicians in the United States iluminates one of the most important and... read more...
Death 101: A Workbook for Educating and Healing
This workbook guide includes over 160 activities for individuals, classes, and groups to use to gain personal awareness and... read more...
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness [Paperback]
Based on Dr. Jon Kabat-Zinn’s renowned mindfulness-based stress reduction program, this book shows you how to use this natural,... read more...
Wherever You Go There You Are
Building on his earlier book Full Catastrophe Living, this book goes more deeply into the practice of meditation. read more...