Monthly Archives: June 2012

Hospice nurse applies skills to care of terminally ill son | National Nursing News


Hospice nurse applies skills to care of terminally ill son | National Nursing News.

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Simple But Profound


“O, to be sure, we laugh less and play less and wear uncomfortable disguises like adults, but beneath the costume is the child we always are, whose needs are simple.” – Leo Roslen “Pure love is a willingness to give … Continue reading

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Emotion Versus Devotion


“Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words, but pouring them all out, just as they are, chaff and grain together, certain that a faithful hand will take … Continue reading

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Portland, OR – June 21, 2012: Understanding Dementia Care Tour


Posted in Dementia and Anticipatory Grief, Dementia and Emotional Wellbeing, Dementia Care-giving, Disenfranchised Grief and Dementia Patients, Grief Takes a Toll on Health, Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Transitions Support, Secondary Grief, Unconditional Compassion and Love | Leave a comment

Hope-Infused Life


Hope For Widows There is a Japanese tradition that when they mend broken objects, they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold. What’s their thinking? They believe that when something has suffered damage and has a history, it … Continue reading

Posted in Bereavement and Transitions Support, Difficult and Painful Necessary Grief Work, Grief and Bereavement Support Groups, Grief Denial, Grief Recovery Outreach, Loss, Grief, Bereavement and Transitions Support, Post Traumatic Growth, Transcendent Hope | Leave a comment

In-Depth Awareness and Compassion


“Never apologize for being sensitive or emotional. Let this be a sign that you’ve got a big heart and aren’t afraid to let others see it. Showing your emotions is a sign of strength.” – Brigitte Nicole “Deep understanding, compassion … Continue reading

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Bruised but Beautiful


“A diamond is just a piece of charcoal that handled stress exceptionally well.’ – By: “Transforming Leaders through Travel” on Facebook “Resilient survivors are bruised by grief; diamonds in the rough.” ~ Sue Rosenbloom “Should you shield the canyons from … Continue reading

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