Resources

Patients Bill of Rights
http://cdnmedia.endeavorsuite.com/images/organizations/9cfc3657-9413-4a65-b419-b12cb52ab825/Patient%20Bill%20of%20Rights.pdf

Meditation/Mindfulness
Anything by Jon Kabat-Zinn (You Tube)

Advanced Directive
A legal document that specifies what actions you want and do not want to be taken regarding your health when you are not able to make those decisions for yourself.

https://www.iha4health.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/CAHCD_8-17-15.pdf

 

Books & Websites

Books for adults (In no particular order):

Being Mortal, Gawanda, A.

The Courage to Grieve, Tatelbaum, J.

A Grief Unveiled, Floyd, G.

The Grief Recovery Handbook, James,J. & Friedman,R.

The Other Side of Sadness, Bonanno, G.

The Loss of a Life Partner, Walter, C.A.

The Year of Magical Thinking, Didion, J.

The Grace in Dying,Singh, K.D. (1998).

How to Go on Living When Someone You Love Dies, Rando, T.

For Children

Talking About Death, A Dialogue Between Parent and Child, Grollman,E.

Where Are You?, Olivieri,L.

Help Me to Say Goodbye, Silverman, J.

When Someone Very Special Dies, Heegard,M.

(Activity Book) Why Did You Die?, Leeuwenburgh, E.,Goldring, E.

Why Do People Die?, MacGregor, C.

Angel Catcher for Kids, Eldon, A.

Websites:

www.legacy.com

www.deathcafe.com

https://www.ted.com/topics/death

www.sevenponds.com  (great article on “End-Of-Life Rights”)