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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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Reflection Room in Thunder Bay hospital

‘Dear Mom’: Reflection Room in Thunder Bay hospital aims to help people talk about death Art installation invites people to share their own experiences with a death to help start conversation Cathy Alex · CBC News · Posted: Oct 30, 2018 6:30 AM ET | Last Updated: October 30, 2018 Paul

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Toronto Design Offsite 2017

We are excited to share that the Reflection Room will be participating in the upcoming Toronto Design Offsite event in Toronto this January. At the symposium at last year’s event, we shared the concept for the Reflection Room, as well as the prototype for the online platform. It’s

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We’re heading to Winnipeg

In an effort to open up our willingness to talk about dying and death, Saint Elizabeth Health Care is collaborating with Palliative Manitoba to bring the Reflection Room to Winnipeg. The Reflection Room will be set-up at the St. James-Assiniboia and Fort Garry branches of the Winnipeg

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The Reflection Room participates in Compassionate City Charter

The Reflection Room will part of the Compassionate City Charter event in Burlington, Ontario the first week of October. An event lead by Carpenter House Hospice, the Compassionate City Charter is a community initiative that focuses on increasing awareness and utilization of both existing and new palliative care

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Reflection Room joins group art exhibition: September 17th to November 6th, 2016

Reflection Room joins group art exhibition: September 17th to November 6th, 2016

We are excited to bring The Reflection Room to Wellington County as part of the Death Perceptions that is an exhibition of over 100 original works of County art designed to promote a conversation about death and dying. Plan to visit the Wellington County Museum — 0536 Wellington Rd. 18, between

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Visit us in Saskatoon from September 20 to 22, 2016

Visit us in Saskatoon from September 20 to 22, 2016

The Reflection Room will be visiting St. Paul’s Hospital in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan this September. Find us in the Multi-faith Stillness Room on the 5th floor beside the Palliative Care Unit.

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Relating Systems Thinking and Design (RSD5) Symposium, October 13 to 15, 2016

Dr. Paul Holyoke, Director of the Saint Elizabeth Research Centre and Karen Oikonen, Research Associate at Saint Elizabeth, will sharing The Reflection Room project at the RSD5 Symposium at OCAD University in October, 2016. The Reflection Room: Shifting from death-avoiding to death-discussing will focus on how human-centred design and qualitative research,

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