Do Public Health Regulations Lack Ethical Scrutiny?

Recently, I had a disagreement with the public health medical director in Santa Fe about the application of a public health policy related to gastroenteritis in an assisted living facility.  The interaction occurred because my mother’s facility had placed the residents on isolation for meals and group activities.  This meant that the main social event for…

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Audio Blog#10: My Journey With Mom Through Assisted Living and Hospice

Just as Meghan Trainor says in her song”It’s all about the bass”, I say with assisted living and hospice, “it’s all about the regs”.  I have kept my mother safe by knowing what her rights are and what the regulations are.  This blog will be about how I faired knowing certain regulations.

Audio Blog #7: My Journey With Mom through Assisted Living and Hospice

This is the continuation of the journey through assisted living and hospice.  My goal is that by listening, you will gain insight into the process.  This blog speaks to some key factors  caregivers needs to think about when selecting an assisted living and hospice, what to do when things don’t seem to be going your way and keeping your loved one safe.

Audio Blog #5: My Journey With Mom Through Assisted Livingand Hospice

This is a continuation of my experiences dealing with assisted living and hospice. It is my experience of dealing with with all the issues and the constant rebalancing. My hope is the information from my experience will be of help to others. This blog will be about hopsice and talking to my Mom about dying

Audio Blog#4 The Journey Continues. Life With Mom in Assisted Living/Hospice

My blog continues about what it is like to be the caregiver for a parent in assisted living, nursing home and hospice.  In this episode, I will speak about Hopsice and my Mother’s choices about her death.  I will talk about the prospect of her death and how the Hopsice services have helped.

Michele Rosenthal discusses her new book :Your Life After Trauma

I feel very lucky and excited to have Michele Rosenthal back on the show to talk about her new book, Your Life After Trauma:Powerful Practices to Reclaim Your Identity.  Her book is a continuation of her work helping people with PTSD.  This book offers practical, simple and hands-on examples to help with the effects of an identity crisis caused by PTSD.  It provides insight to the crisis and offers exercises, self assessment questionnaires tips and tools need to heal.

Michele Rosenthal is an award-winning PTSD blogger, award-nominated author, founder of HealMyPTSD.com, post-trauma coach, host of Changing Direction radio and author of Your Life After Trauma: Powerful Practices to Reclaim Your Identity (W. W. Norton).  Her website is www.HealMyPTSD.com and she hosts the show CHANGING DIRECTION.

Michele has wonderful stories and insight.  This show is not to be missed!