This area provides access to past educational opportunities the Maine Hospice Council has hosted. Some offerings may be actual video footage, while others may be helpful tools. MHC hopes you find these training resources helpful.
COLUMBIA-SUICIDE SEVERITY RATING SCALE
Ethical Dilemmas in Suicide Prevention and Care: Case Examples
Suicide Prevention and Management in Hospice; Supporting Challenging Conversations at the End of Life: PowerPoint Slides
Hospice Gatekeeper Training Values Clarification
Maine Suicide Prevention Program: How You Can Be Supportive after a Suicide
International Association for Hospice and Palliative Care Position Statement: Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide
April 25, 2022
For individuals living with Alzheimer’s, changes in communication vary. It depends upon the person and how far along he or she has progressed in the disease.
This educational opportunity will focus on communication with individuals with cognitive decline:
Dementia Conversations, Effective Communication Strategies, Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors
10 Steps to Approach Memory Concerns Handout
10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's Disease
Tips for Successful Communication During All Stages of Alzheimer's Disease