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Hospice Care Demystified: What it is and What it isn’t

If you or someone you know is facing end of life and are afraid of what hospice means, this webinar will put your mind at ease and provide you with information about what resources you are able to access when you add hospice to your care team. Presented to the Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance.

Navigating Caring for Aging Parents

One of the most difficult transitions in life occurs when adult children assume a caregiving role for their aging parents. This webinar will provide some practical suggestions for navigating these role changes in ways that preserve the relationship, allow for maximum autonomy, and ease the stress of both the caregiver and the person being cared for. Giving back by caring for the person who raised you can be one of the most meaningful times in life, this webinar will help you avoid common pitfalls and set you up for success as you assume this role.

Navigating Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s is sometimes referred to as the long goodbye because it can be a very difficult thing grieving someone who is still living but losing themselves in increments as the disease progresses. This webinar will provide some practical suggestions for how to support yourself, and the person with Alzheimer’s, emotionally through this challenging time.

Navigating a Cancer Diagnosis

This webinar is for anyone who is navigating cancer themselves or who is supporting someone in their cancer journey. Navigating cancer not only changes our relationship to ourselves and our bodies, but it also affects our relationships with others, and often puts us in a position to contemplate the big questions about mortality and how we want to show up in the world. This Webinar will provide some guidance for you in supporting yourself or another through navigating cancer.

Navigating Role Changes

There are many transitional times in life when a relationship with someone in your life changes dramatically and you must re-negotiate your relationships in the context of this new reality. This can occur when you become the primary caregiver for an ill spouse or aging parents, when your children become adults, when you have gone through a divorce and need to learn to be a co-parent with an ex-spouse, or when political or religious ideologies are at odds. Learning to successfully navigate these role changes can be challenging, this Webinar will help establish a framework for easing these difficult relationship transitions.

Navigating Caregiving

This webinar will focus on the unique challenges of caregiving for someone who is elderly, ill, or living with a life-limiting medical condition. We will discuss the needs of the person requiring care, and how best to fulfill those needs while also recognizing and meeting your own needs. Some people find themselves feeling overwhelmed and ill-prepared when taking on a caregiving role in their lives. Knowing what to expect and where to start can help point you in the right direction as you navigate your way through this experience.