Webinars

Meaning Reconstruction and Chronic Illness A Practice Discussion

Presented by: Dr. Leah Lewis

Hosted in partnership with the Quality End-of-Life Care Coalition of Canada (QELCCC), this webinar will:

  • discuss the application of Meaning Reconstruction in Grief and Bereavement work to the loss experience of complex chronic illness; 
  • provide an overview of meaning reconstruction as a theoretical model; and
  • provide examples of intervention using meaning-focused narrative practice.

Resources
PowerPoint Presentation 


Who's Looking After The Caregiver?

Presented by: Bonnie Schroeder and Ian Bos

During this session, participants will learn to:

  • Recognize the vital role caregivers play in the lives of family members and friends
  • Reflect on experiences of caregiving
  • Share self-care tips and strategies
  • Learn when and how to access additional supports and resources 

 

 

 

Experiences of Interdisciplinary Teams Implementing a Palliative Approach Across Settings of CarePresented by: Leanne Kitchen Clarke, Kristi Osguthorpe, and Rosalind Baltzer Turje.

This one and a half hour session will focus on palliative approaches to chronic disease management and is meant for health care providers, including clinicians, who do not necessarily see themselves as palliative-hospice care experts or providers. During this session, participants will:

 
LISTEN to peer-led case examples of struggles and gains when integrating a palliative approach into chronic disease management

  • REFLECT on current chronic disease practice and how this approach can be initiated and sustained
  • LEARN how a palliative approach can support the management of chronic disease
  • SHARE tips and strategies to improve practice 

 

You thought you understood palliative care? Think again!

Integrating a palliative approach into the management of chronic, life-threatening diseases: What all health care providers need to know

Presented by: Leanne Kitchen Clarke, Jean Bacon, Carolyn Taylor, and Mary Schulz

This one hour, free webinar on palliative approaches to chronic disease management is meant for health care providers, including clinicians, who do not necessarily see themselves as palliative-hospice care experts or providers. During this webinar, attendees will:

  • LISTEN to peer-led case examples of struggles and gains when integrating a palliative approach into chronic disease management
  • REFLECT on current chronic disease practice and how this approach can be initiated and sustained
  • LEARN how a palliative approach can support the management of chronic disease
  • SHARE tips and strategies to improve practice