Hospice Myths & Questions Answered

Hospice Myths & Questions Answered

Hospice Myths & Questions Answered Is Hospice a Place? Hospice is not a place, but rather an approach to care designed to enhance life and can be provided wherever you call home. This could be a private residence, assisted living community, or nursing center....
Ritual as a Means of Processing Grief

Ritual as a Means of Processing Grief

Ritual as a Means of Processing Grief It was the same spot where he sat the day before. On that day, with his mother and brothers, he watched his father’s casket slowly sink into the ground. I watched intently as the pain of grief took control of his countenance and...
So, What about the 5 Stages of Grief?

So, What about the 5 Stages of Grief?

So, What about the 5 Stages of Grief? Elizabeth Kubler-Ross is considered to be one of the pioneers of the hospice movement. Still a relatively new approach to end-of-life care, the hospice movement began in the US in the early 1970s. The first established hospice...