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Healing and gratitude through writing

Healing and gratitude through writing

Today, 6 weeks after my mom’s death, I wrote a tribute to her for the National Catholic Reporter; one of the editors had invited readers to share about loved ones who have died of COVID 19. In writing this short piece, I felt again the loss and

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Nothing could prepare me …

I have worked in health care over 20 years. At the beginning of my career I actually worked in palliative care and had the honour of getting to know both my patients and families in such an intimate time of their lives. I have lost family members

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Reimagining where we reflect – The Reflection Room® 3.0 Dying.dialogues 2020 – DesignTO

We are pleased to be a part of the Dying.dialogues 2020 Symposium hosted by DesignTO at OCAD University on January 25th, 2020. For this year’s symposium, we have proposed to install a one-hour exhibit, inviting attendees to ‘Reimagining where we reflect – The Reflection Room® 3.0’. If

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Northern Ontario Travelling Reflection Room

From January 15th – February 15th, 2020 you can find the Reflection Room out in TWO locations in Dryden, Ontario. Dryden Public Library and the Dryden Regional Health Centre will both be hosting a small-scale installation for the very first time. On February 24th, 2020 Red Lake

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South Australia Hosts Reflection Room – Jan 2020

We are extremely excited to have our very first Australian host for the Reflection Room this coming year. RetireAustralia has partnered with the SE Research Centre to bring the installation out to some of their retirement homes. More information on locations and times will be posted very

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KW Museum AFTERLIFE Exhibit Featuring The Reflection Room

We are so thrilled to see a great amount of participation in the KW Museum’s AFTERLIFE exhibit – especially our Reflection Room addition. If you haven’t already visited the exhibit, you have until January 12, 2020 to stop by! Click here for more information!

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First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg Hosts the Reflection Room

The First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg hosted the Reflection Room as part of their Dialogue on Death event in October 2019. For more information see the attached PDF documents for the Winnipeg Free Press news articles or the click on the following URL links. Confronting death

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Reflection Room in Thunder Bay Hospital

Reflection Room in Thunder Bay hospital offers ‘safe space’ to share feelings about death Staff, visitors invited to read comments, post what’s ‘in their heart’ about patient or loved one’s death Cathy Alex · CBC News · Posted: Nov 28, 2018 4:20 PM ET | Last Updated: November 28, 2018 Jill

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West Parry Sound Health Centre – 2018

West Parry Sound Health Centre – 2018

  The Reflection Room 2/13/2018 Last week I was at the West Parry Sound Health Centre, and connected with Jessica Caux, a lovely young woman who works with the hospice/palliative care team. She was instrumental in creating a beautiful space called the Reflection Room. I wanted to

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The Reflection Room – DesignTO

The Reflection Room

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