Grief and Bereavement Supports for Health Care Workers

Tags: Self Care. Grief and Bereavement Visit this resource HPCO is pleased to launch a Support Service Line for front line health care workers to help cope with stress, grief, and bereavement, and build resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. This line is free to access, and confidential. Individuals trained and credentialled in providing support  in […]

Grief During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Considerations for Palliative Care Providers

Tags: Self Care Visit this resource The COVID-19 pandemic is anticipated to continue spreading widely across the globe throughout 2020. To mitigate the devastating impact of COVID-19, social distancing and visitor restrictions in health care facilities have been widely implemented. Such policies and practices, along with the direct impact of the spread of COVID-19, complicate […]

Caring for bereaved family members during the COVID-19 pandemic: before and after the death of a patient.

Tags: Psychotherapy counselling CBT. Grief and Bereavement Visit this resource Bereavement care is considered an integral component of quality end-of-life care endorsed by the palliative care movement. However, few hospitals and health care institutions offer universal bereavement care to all families of patients who die. The current coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic has highlighted this gap […]