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Nov 16, 2018

Did you know that children laugh an average of approximately 300 times a day, while adults only laugh approximately 17 times a day?  It's no wonder so many adults feel stressed and burned out. Humor should be a part of everyone's healthy self care program, simply for the benefits it provides.

  

There are some great...


Nov 9, 2018

One of our favorite resources for advance care planning is The Conversation Project and they recently released a new resource for college age students. Learn more about it in today's episode. Did we mention it's available in 14 languages?

Young adults have unique grief needs, and the The Conversation Project has created...


Nov 2, 2018

Disasters happen and sometimes without notice. Hospice agencies are required to have emergency plans should there be a disaster in their area. This episode describes the responsibilities of the agency and the unit of care when emergencies happen.

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, tornadoes, chemical spills, blizzards, the...


Nov 1, 2018

Compassion fatigue is a reality for anyone who works in the helping professions: healthcare professionals, first responders, counselors, pastors, teachers, funeral industry workers, etc. Helen & Jerry discuss the effects of compassion fatigue, and ways you can overcome it.

What is compassion fatigue? Definition-the...


Oct 26, 2018

Pallimed is an educational organization founded in 2005 by Dr. Drew Rosielle to train healthcare professionals about palliative care. Content is contributed by physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers and other professionals.

We recommend Pallimed.org as a resource for all healthcare professionals, but especially...