Aging/Gerontology, News

New Dementia Study at McGill University-Montreal, Canada

by Victoria Brewster, MSW The benefit to living in a city that has good universities is the research they conduct. Here in Montreal we have McGill, Concordia, University de Montreal and a few others, but McGill is the one that many know. A university researcher, Jens Pruessner is focusing on Dementia. He believes Dementia is… Continue reading New Dementia Study at McGill University-Montreal, Canada

End-of-Life, Grief/Grieving/Bereavement

Professional vs. Employer Values on Death/Dying and Grief/Grieving

by Victoria Brewster, MSW I am currently reading a book titled, Comfort by Ann Hood. Yes, I read a lot and as this is an area of interest for me….. this book is about a mother who loses her daughter to a virulent version of strep at age 5. The little girl goes into the… Continue reading Professional vs. Employer Values on Death/Dying and Grief/Grieving