Incorporating Love In Professional Practice

Written by Kath Murray and Misha Butot. This writing was inspired by Misha’s original research and was lovingly edited by Coby Tschanz, Allyson Wightman and Joanne Thomson   Misha Butot was a counselor with 14 years of professional experience when she became curious about how love was a factor or perhaps the essence of quality […]

How do you infuse love in your organization?

Several years ago I was inspired as I read writings from Stephen Post and Thomas Kitwood defining love in dementia care. “Love within the context of dementia care includes comfort in the original sense of tenderness, closeness, the calming of anxiety and bonding.” (Kitwood, 2003) “Altruistic love involves both a judgement of worth, and a […]

PSW Webinars

PSW Webinars: Recordings and TranscriptsWebinar 1: Experiences of Providing Care During COVID Experiences of Providing Care During COVID Guest Speaker: Dr. David K. Wright Host: Kath Murray, Life and Death Matters Co-Host: Michelle O’Rourke Keywords: COVID, stress, fatigue, personal support worker, PSW, self-care, support This is the first of the webinar series specifically for PSWs. [...]