Third Season Episode 21: A conversation with Suzy Hopkins and Hallie Bateman on their book, “What to do when I am gone.”
In Today’s episode, Saul talks to Suzy Hopkins and Hallie Bateman about their experience as mother-daughter collaborators and how making the book changed their perception of losing a loved one. Suzy Hopkins is a retired journalist who worked for four Northern California newspapers, then founded and ran a community magazine in the Sierra foothills for…
Third Season Episode 18: A conversation with Thomas Attig on his book, “Catching your breath in grief.”Third Season Episode 18:
In today’s episode, Saul talks to Dr. Thomas Attig. Dr. Attig is the author of Catching Your Breath in Grief…and grace will lead you home, The Heart of Grief: Death and the Search for Lasting Love and How We Grieve: Relearning the World. He has written numerous articles and reviews on grief and loss, care of the…
Third Season Episode 17: A Conversation with Dr. Elizabeth Miles on pain management at the end of life
In this week’s episode, Saul talks to Dr. Miles who works as a clinical pharmacist for Optum Hospice Pharmacy Services on pain management at the end of life. Pain management is a primary goal of hospice care. But people often have misconceptions about how hospice care deals with pain and other end-of-life symptoms. For instance,…
Third Season Episode 15: Saul and Joe reflect on reaching 100 episodes of The Hospice Chaplaincy Show
In this episode, Saul and Joe reflect on the 100 published episodes of The Hospice Chaplaincy Show and reaching global listenership in 50 countries.
Third Season Episode 13: A Conversation with legendary music therapist Dr. Russell Hilliard.
In today’s episode, Saul talks to Dr. Russell Hilliard about his journey and the impact of music therapy in death, dying and grief. Dr. Hilliard is the Senior VP, Patient Experience & Staff Development at AccentCare Hospice and the Founder of the Center for Music Therapy in End of Life Care. His research, advocacy, and…
Third Season Episode 10: A conversation with author Jean Keegan Daily on her book, “Reflections of a season soul.”
In this week’s episode, Saul talks to Jean Keegan Daly, Registered Nurse. Jean Keegan Daly is also the author of “Reflections of a seasoned soul.” Jean has extensive experience counseling individuals, couples, and families through issues of loss, grief, chronic pain and disease, trauma, anxiety, stress, and depression, communication and relationship problems, and transitional phases…
Third Season Episode 9: Author Marcus Engel on presence as a cornerstone for caregiving
In today’s episode, Saul talks with author Marcus Engel on presence as a cornerstone for caregiving. As a college freshman, Marcus Engel was blinded and nearly killed after being struck by a drunk driver. Through two years of rehab, over 350 hours of reconstructive facial surgery and adaptation through a multitude of life changes, Marcus…
Third Season Episode 8: A Conversation with Holly Vossel
In this week’s episode, Saul talks with Holly Vossel a reporter for Hospice news about improving access and quality of hospice care for LGBTQ+.