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Kimberly C. Paul wants to radically change the way people face end of life, and she’s using her extensive experience as a storyteller to do just that. From the set of Saturday Night Live in New York City, to casting for CBS daytime, Kimberly has spent the last 17 years telling a very different kind of story. As Vice President of Outreach and Communications for Lower Cape Fear Hospice, she used a myriad of award-winning marketing strategies to share real stories about death and dying and the keys to making every moment matter. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/death-by-design. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Kimberly C. Paul wants to radically change the way people face end of life, and she’s using her extensive experience as a storyteller to do just that. From the set of Saturday Night Live in New York City, to casting for CBS daytime, Kimberly has spent the last 17 years telling a very different kind of story. As Vice President of Outreach and Communications for Lower Cape Fear Hospice, she used a myriad of award-winning marketing strategies to share real stories about death and dying and the keys to making every moment matter. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/death-by-design. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Kimberly C. Paul wants to radically change the way people face end of life, and she’s using her extensive experience as a storyteller to do just that. From the set of Saturday Night Live in New York City, to casting for CBS daytime, Kimberly has spent the last 17 years telling a very different kind of story. As Vice President of Outreach and Communications for Lower Cape Fear Hospice, she used a myriad of award-winning marketing strategies to share real stories about death and dying and the keys to making every moment matter. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/death-by-design. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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English

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910 612 9548


Episodes

The Connecticut Association for Home Health at Home

11/12/2020
The Connecticut Association for Healthcare at Home is the largest member group of home health & hospice leaders championing home-based solutions as vital to better health in CT. Through networking, education and advocacy leadership, the Associations is helping those in the CT healthcare continuum get connected, be informed and create change. https://www.cthealthcareathome.org Tracy Wodatch President & CEO Courtney Verissimo Membership & Events Manager Doreen Napoli Education &...

Duration:00:41:16

Olga Nikolajev

10/22/2020
Olga is a death educator, certified in Thanatology, the study of death, dying, loss and bereavement. She is the founder and director of DyingMatters.ca and provides educational presentations and workshops on death, dying, loss and bereavement. She is one of the founding faculty members of the BEyond Yonder Virtual School for Death Midwifery in Canada. Olga has over 20 years of experience in health care, serving as a regional Hospice Palliative Care Planner, community palliative care nurse...

Duration:00:55:02

Patch Adams, MD

10/15/2020
Hunter Doherty "Patch" Adams (born May 28, 1945) is an American physician, comedian, social activist, clown, and author. He founded the Gesundheit! Institute in 1971. Each year he organizes volunteers from around the world to travel to various countries where they dress as clowns to bring humor to orphans, patients, and other people. Adams is currently based in Urbana, Illinois. In collaboration with the institute, he promotes an alternative health care model not funded by insurance...

Duration:00:30:17

Mariah Riess, MSW

10/8/2020
Mariah Riess tells her story: MY STORY On any given day, from my practice in Dover, MA, I speak with weight management clients from Seattle to Baltimore who seek compassionate support and expertise. Via phone, Skype or in person, I help many do the seemingly impossible: lose weight and develop skills to prevent weight gain. On a parallel track are clients who have experienced heartbreaking loss: both human and four-footed. Grief is an experience deserving compassion and expert care. If...

Duration:00:38:10

Gabrielle Elise Jimenez, Hospice Nurse, Blogger & Author

10/1/2020
In her 40’s, Gabrielle went back to school to become a hospice nurse. She shares her difficult journey in her book “Soft Landing”. Becoming a hospice nurse opened her eyes and changed how she saw her world. She discusses some of the wonderful people she cared for until they passed, and the lessons she learned about life through death. https://www.thehospiceheart.net Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/death-by-design. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:48:29

PartnerPlus Media & Death by Design Collaboration

9/18/2020
It is with great excitement that we announce that Death by Design is partnering with PartnerPlus Media to enhance hospice educational materials in local communities. PartnerPlus Media and Death by Design share similar passions when it comes to supporting hospice organizations through thoughtful educational resources to comfort families and patients facing a life-limiting illness. Together, we can enhance end-of-life education by sharing a common goal —supporting patients and families. The...

Duration:00:31:08

The Beautiful Dying Expo

9/18/2020
November 13- 15, 2020 Everyone has a calling. Michele Little’s happened to come her late 50's. Michele’s experiences in life, both personally and professionally, have given her the tools and skills to be of service to those facing end of life. As a Death Midwife, event planner and end of life leader, she believes the time is now to celebrate our lives combining our dying and death as a continuum of life. Michele created the Beautiful Dying Expo which launched in San Deigo in 2019. Now in...

Duration:00:30:54

Fawn Cheng & Michael Heller

9/10/2020
Introducing, One Last Thing One Last Thing is a video experience accompanied by a digital lifebook; a place for everything you need to share the story about your life and plan for death. One Last Thing takes the guesswork out of how to get started. We guide you and provide thought-starters, so it feels natural to share memories, tell your story, and express what matters most. One Last Thing makes a tough thing easier. We cover the tactical aspects such as your: ...and then we get to the...

Duration:00:49:54

Cindy Massey, Author

8/20/2020
Cindy Massey was born in San Francisco, California. Her spiritual quest began when she had her first Near-Death Experience at three-years-old. At that time she also experienced spiritual audio messages and visiting parallel universes. During her lifetime she has crossed into other dimensions to understand her purpose in life, as well as to assist others in overcoming their daily challenges and releasing their fear. Since her initial encounter, the light being she saw has provided comfort,...

Duration:00:44:02

Dr. D. Antonio Cantu, Associate Dean & Director

8/13/2020
Dr. D. Antonio Cantù and his wife Sandy have three children, Derek, Dylan, and Deanna. Dr. D. Antonio Cantù is Associate Dean and Director of the Department of Education, Counseling, and Leadership at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. Dr. Cantù received his Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from Southern Illinois University, Ed.S. in Community College Education, M.A. in History, and B.S. in Social Science Education from Arkansas State University. He has also attended educational...

Duration:00:30:49

Jeremy Burrill, Fiddlehead Casket Company

8/6/2020
Master Craftsman Jeremy Burrill has been creating functional art for two decades, ranging from custom dining tables to electric guitars. Spurred by the need for an environmentally friendly, economical and dignified option for families to honour their loved ones, Burrill is now creating simple yet refined pine-box caskets. Hand-crafted from local New Brunswick pine, his creations are elegantly laying down those to rest who prefer the simple things in life. With ever growing costs and...

Duration:00:25:44

Paul King, The Death Diaries

7/30/2020
Paul King: The day that my dad died is indelibly etched in my mindspace. I can’t unsee the staples and indent on his head left behind from a piece of removed skull to make way for the tumor that would take his life. I can’t unhear the sounds of my mom’s desperate voice when she discovered he had died while she was sitting in the room. I can’t unpack how a man can be playing nine holes of golf and splitting wood one day to speaking gibberish on the next. I can’t understand how a...

Duration:00:25:47

Meaningful Training

7/23/2020
Meaningful Trainings is the visionary creation of Blair Jennings and Fell Cadwallader. In partnership for more than a quarter century, Blair and Fell weave a story that includes threads from the mundane to the wondrous, the sublime to the grand. A story not very different from many others, this dynamic distillation of history and experience serves as the basis for each unique and effective learning engagement designed by Meaningful Trainings. That which makes us whole -- our commonalities...

Duration:00:29:21

Michael Fratkin, MD, ResoultionCare

7/16/2020
Dr. Fratkin is determined to change how serious ill individuals are facing end of life. He is dedicated to the well being of the individuals in his care. Dr. Fratkin begin serving his community in primary care through a community clinic system, he also served as a medical director of a local hospice, and as a leader within his local hospital system began to redesign the end of life experience for seriously ill patients. At a time of great demographic and cultural change in our society, Dr....

Duration:00:44:13

David Abend, The Bucket

7/7/2020
David is the co-founder and editor in chief of The Bucket and has a passion for helping people see the world in a different way – a talent he honed from decades of work as an advertising creative director and copywriter. He has worked at some of the world’s leading agencies including Digitas, Hill Holiday, Arnold Worldwide and Mullen-Lowe on noteworthy brands such as Reebok, New Balance, Stanley Tools, Fidelity, Titleist, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and AARP. With The Bucket, David...

Duration:00:35:23

Samuel Hershey, CEO of Evim Solutions

6/25/2020
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Duration:00:24:56

Lesleigh J. Tolin, Grief Recovery

6/18/2020
As a senior adult, Lesleigh Tolin lost both of her parents. She grew up in a home where alcohol and emotional and physical abuse created ongoing chaos. She knows what it’s like to camouflage emotional pain. As a young girl and a young woman, Lesleigh suffered from the addiction of binge eating. She's known the sweetness of recovery from food addiction for several decades. She was honored to give her father a 14 year chip at AA the year before he died. Lesleigh has suffered the loss of dear...

Duration:00:49:07

Rachel Giger, End-of-Life Coach

6/11/2020
Rachel Giger is a death doula and hospice volunteer who responded to a need in her community by offering to teach local doctors how to begin the conversation about end-of-life with their patients. Rachel works with physicians around the country who are interested in changing how their patient face death. Learn more at her website: http://ragcoaching.com rachelgigerconsulting@gmail.com Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/death-by-design. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and...

Duration:00:56:09

Justin Yopp, PhD

4/23/2020
The Group offers a singular perspective on grief by weaving together the latest thinking on bereavement, resiliency and post-traumatic growth with the true story of seven men who were raising children on their own after the deaths of their wives. The men connected with each almost immediately, and over the next several years forged a deep bond as their monthly meetings evolved into a forum for healing and personal reinvention that transformed them in unexpected ways. The authors co-led the...

Duration:00:36:30

The Death Deck

4/16/2020
THE DEATH DECK ABOUT THE CREATORSThe Death DeckThe Death DeckThe Death Deck SOCIAL MEDIA INFOInstagram & Twitter:Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/thedeathdeck/Website:www.thedeathdeck.comEmail:thedeathdeck@gmail.com Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/death-by-design. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:38:28