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· Sessions
Speaker and Exhibitor Support Desk
· Stage
Opening Ceremony
Awakening the Heartbeat with Gui Vitali, Insights with Deva Premal, and Keynote Speaker Gary Malkin
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Navigating the Long Term Care System
Workshop by Kristin Rigsbee
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Prepare for Grief BEFORE It Arrives
Workshop by Yvonne Heath, RN
Yvonne Heath Speaker, Trainer, Nurse, Changemaker
· Expo
Dialogs on Walking through Grief with Grace
Meet with Reverend Jenn Cormier, Grief Guide at Grief & Grace
Jennifer Cormier
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Grieving and Believing
Workshop by Dr. Amy Robbins
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Hospice as a Philosophy of Care
Workshop by Rev. Ben Janzen
Ben Janzen
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When You are Serving a Person Who Does Not Accept Their Dying
Workshop by Deanna Cochran, RN
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Mindfulness Hypnosis Techniques for EOL
Workshop by Roger Moore
Roger Moore
· Expo
Rituals & Spiritual Practices for Grief
Meet with Andrea Matros, RScP. Licensed Spiritual Counselor & End of Life Guide
Andrea Matros
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Advance Care Planning 101
Workshop by Dr. Karl Steinberg
Karl Steinberg
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Social Security: With You Through Life's Journey
Workshop by Jeffrey Rodriguez
Jeffrey Rodriguez
· Expo
Meditation, Prayer & Holding Sacred Space
Meet with Jenn & Andrea
Andrea Matros Jennifer Cormier
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The Best Three Months End of Life Planning
Workshop by Rachael Klos, MA
Rachael Klos
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Closing Ceremony
Keynote Speaker Ken Ross, Founder and President of the Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Foundation
· Stage
Opening Ceremony
Keynote Speaker Elizabeth Coplan of Grief Dialogues "Using Theatre to Discuss Dying and Death"
Elizabeth Coplan
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PANEL: Embracing Difference as a Bridge for Connection
International Roundtable: Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Foundation
Laura Aresca Wilka Roig Ken  Ross Rodrigo Luz liese groot-alberts Cynthia Frahne
· Expo
The Next Room with Jane Asher - LIVE Interview
Jane Asher
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The Secret of Dying...Hidden in the Heart of Life
Workshop by Verna J. Fisher, MSW
Verna Fisher
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Hospice 101 - Facts and Fears
Workshop by Valerie Armand, LPN
Valerie Armand
· Expo
Meet the Author
Bret Johnson
· Expo
Meditation & Sacred Sound Healing
Meditate with Reverend Jenn Cormier, Grief Guide at Grief & Grace
Jennifer Cormier
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The Art of Holding Space: Illuminating the Healing Space With Your Light
Workshop by Vicky Roncero
vicky roncero
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PANEL: Financial and Estate Planning
Estate Planning Roundtable Event
Joe Adamo Denise Arand David DaCosta Adam Englund
· Expo
Sacred Listening Circle with Affirmative Prayer
Meet with Andrea Matros, RScP. Licensed Spiritual Counselor & End of Life Guide
Andrea Matros
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PANEL: Always With Us - Maintaining Special Family Connections After the Death of a Child
A Conscious Dying Institute Roundtable Discussion
C Robert Bennett Rachael Klos Bonnie Compton
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Supplemental Advance Directive for Dementia Patients
Workshop by Robert Rivas
Robert Rivas
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Biomedical Ethical Issues at EOL
Workshop by John Tastad
John Tastad
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Why Alternative EOL Practitioners Need to Know About Palliative Care
Workshop by Deanna Cochran, RN
deanna cochran
· Expo
Dying Your Way - Grief Cafe
Denise Reed
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PANEL: Grief Through the Years - A Roundtable Discussion About Grief
A Soaring Spirits Roundtable Discussion
Michele Neff Hernandez Tanya Villanueva Tepper Bobby Moss Ron Hyrchuk Shekoofeh Sussman
· Expo
Meditation & Open Dialogue
Meet with Jenn & Andrea
Andrea Matros Jennifer Cormier
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"UNTOLD" Live Performance and Discussion
Moderated by Dr. Jillian Tullis and Elizabeth Coplan
Shane Regan (Paul George) Elizabeth Coplan Jillian Tullis Joanne  Burger (Faith Morgan) Gretchen Douma (Dr. Armstrong)
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Closing Ceremony
Keynote Speaker Kelley Lynn Niemi of Soaring Spirits Int'l "The Grief Pinata: Starting Over After a Life-Changing Loss"
Kelley Niemi
· Stage
Opening Ceremony
Keynote Speaker Rachel Jonlynn, End of Life Educator "Healing Through Grief"
Rachel Jonlynn
· Expo
Final Exit Network
FEN is the largest organization supporting end-of-life freedom for anyone of sound mind facing an intolerable quality of life due to illness or pain.
· Expo
Integrative Wisdom
Meet with Verna Fisher LIVE
Verna Fisher
· Expo
Hemlock Society
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Three Tools for Elegant Transitioning
Workshop by Hope Fitzgerald
Hope Fitzgerald
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PANEL: End of Life on Your Own Terms; Beyond the Oregon Aid In Dying Model
A Panel Discussion about Assistance in Dying
Gary Wederspahn Faye Girsh Bob Uslander
· Expo
Conscious Dying Institute
Heather McGuire
· Expo
Meet Author Marge Heegaard
· Expo
San Diego Coalition for Compassionate Care
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Talking to Your Children About Death
Workshop by Rachel Jonlynn
Rachel Jonlynn
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How to Connect Directly to the Other Side
Workshop by Ginny Colarusso
Ginny Colarusso
· Expo
Meet with Hope Fitzgerald
Hope Fitzgerald
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Culturosity - Cultural Variety in End of Life Requirements
Workshop by Rev. Ben Janzen
Ben Janzen
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POLST Training Webinar
Workshop by Teressa 'TV' Vaughn, MPT, MHA
Teressa Vaughn
· Expo
Meet the EOL Doulas
Kerry Mekeel Denise Reed
· Expo
Personal Spiritual Practice for Grief
Meet with Reverend Jenn Cormier, Grief Guide at Grief & Grace
Jennifer Cormier
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The Healing Grids
Workshop by Vicky Roncero
vicky roncero
· Expo
Ritual, Prayer & Guided Meditation
Meditate with Andrea Matros, RScP. Licensed Spiritual Counselor & End of Life Guide
Andrea Matros
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PANEL: Navigating the Wild Ride of Grief for Young Adults
A COVID Grief Network Roundtable Discussion
Naomi Fedna Charly Jaffe Noah Cochran
· Expo
Meditation & Sacred Sound Healing
Meditate with Reverend Jenn Cormier, Grief Guide at Grief & Grace
Jennifer Cormier
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Workshop & PANEL: Dying Your Way - Exploring Holistic End of Life Care
Workshop by Claire O'Berry
Kerry Mekeel Claire O'Berry Valerie Armand Denise Reed
· Stage
Closing Ceremony
A ReImagine Closing Ceremony with Brad Wolfe: Live Music, Poetry, and Connection

Speakers

Teressa Vaughn

MPT, MHA Advance Care Planning Consultant

Shane Regan (Paul George)

Live Performance of UNTOLD: A Stillbirth Story

Laura Aresca

M.D., Board Member, EFR Argentina Uruguay

deanna cochran

RN, EOL Doula Trainer, Founder of Quality of Life Care

Kelley Niemi

Closing Ceremony Keynote Speaker

Rodrigo Luz

Panelist, EKR Foundation; Director of Education (USA) President (Brazil)

Ken Ross

Founder and President Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Foundation

Wilka Roig

MA, MFA, President Fundación Elisabeth Kübler-Ross México Centro

Gretchen Douma (Dr. Armstrong)

Live Performance of UNTOLD: A Stillbirth Story

Greg Brisendine

Live Performance of UNTOLD: A Stillbirth Story

Joanne Burger (Faith Morgan)

Live Performance of UNTOLD: A Stillbirth Story

Jillian Tullis

Ph.D., Professor at UCSD, Moderator of UNTOLD: A Stillbirth Story

Adam Englund

Esq., Law Office of Adam Englund

Gary Malkin

Founder, Wisdom of the World

Kimberly Paul

Death by Design Author

Noah Cochran

Co-Founder, COVID Grief Network, Clinical Social Worker

Charly Jaffe

Crisis Counselor, Executive Producer, & Author

Naomi Fedna

Project Coordinator, Institute for Healthcare Improvement - The Conversation Project

Denise Reed

CEOLD, Tranquil Transitions, Dying Your Way Affiliate

Valerie Armand

LPN, CEOLD, Exiting Gracefully, Dying Your Way Affiliate

Amy Robbins

Clinical Psychologist, Consciousness Expert, Spiritual Intuitive

Cynthia Frahne

Panelist, EKR Foundation, Argentina Uruguay

vicky roncero

Founder, Roncero Reiki

Bob Uslander

Founder of Integrated MD Care

Glenn Panzer

Exhibitor, San Diego Coalition for Compassionate Care

Jeffrey Rodriguez

Speaker, Social Security Administration

David DaCosta

Realtor, President of DaCosta Properties

Yvonne Heath Speaker, Trainer, Nurse, Changemaker

Founder, Love Your Life to Death

Ben Janzen

Dr. Theol., Ph.D., APBCC, Chaplain, Bereavement Services Manager for VITAS Healthcare

Pat McClendon

Exhibitor, Getting Real About Caring

Monica Gastelum

Exhibitor, Origami Owl

Heather McGuire

Panelist, Conscious Dying Institute

dannie engwert

Exhibitor, Good Grief Mandalas

Elizabeth Padilla

Exhibitor, Conscious Dying Institute

Mark Yunker

IVAT

Bret Johnson

Author, Heavenland

Kevin Bradley

Final Exit Network

Jane Asher

The Next Room Podcast

Joe'l Anthony

Exhibitor, The Grave Woman

Bonnie Compton

APRN, BC, CPNP, EOL Doula, Child & Adolescent Therapist, Parent Coach, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Kerry Mekeel

CEOLD, Soul to Soul Care, Dying Your Way Affiliate

Rachael Klos

M.A, EOL Doula, Conscious Dying Educator

C Robert Bennett

CPNP-AC, PhD (c) Pediatric Palliative Care Researcher, Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and EOL Doula

Karl Steinberg

MD, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Specialist, SDCCC

Shekoofeh Sussman

Multi-media Artist, Teacher, Mother, Widow

Ron Hyrchuk

Retired Hospital Chaplain and Grief Counselor

Hope Fitzgerald

Founder, Wave Energy Center

Bobby Moss

Sr. Program Manager, Cisco Systems

Tanya Villanueva Tepper

Advisory Board member Soaring Spirits International, Speaker, Recognized 9/11 family member

Jennifer Cormier

BDE Collaborator, Grief Sanctuary

Andrea Matros

BDE Collaborator, Grief Sanctuary

Faye Girsh

Founder, Hemlock Society of San Diego

Verna Fisher

Owner, Integrative Wisdom

John Tastad

Coordinator for Spiritual Support Services and ACP, Sharp Healthcare

Denise Arand

Executive VP, Five Rings Financial

Jennifer Turner

Founder, The Life and Death Project

liese groot-alberts

Panelist: EKR Foundation, Director, Liese Groot-Alberts Consulting

Ginny Colarusso

E-RYT 500, Past Life Regressionist, Reiki Healer, and Light Worker, Owner of Amp Yoga Studios

Gary Wederspahn

Board Member, Final Exit Network

Joe Adamo

Morgan Stanley, Portfolio Management Director

Claire O'Berry

Co-Founder, Dying Your Way

Robert Rivas

General Counsel, Final Exit Network

Elizabeth Coplan

Founder and Chief Playwright, Grief Dialogues

Rachel Jonlynn

Founder, End Joys

Roger Moore

Medical Hypnotherapist

Michele Neff Hernandez

Founder, Soaring Spirits International

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BDE Grief Sanctuary Room

A place to be nurtured, seen and heard

The Next Room

The Next Room with Jane Asher

Roncero Reiki

Find your light and change your story.

Dying Your Way

Preparing your end of life journey.

The Grave Woman

A Spiritual Approach to Dying, Death & Grief

Love Your Life to Death

Prepare for grief BEFORE it arrives and be more empowered, resilient and happy in life and at the end of life.

Origami Owl- Independent Designer

Our mission is to be a Force For Good

Roger Moore DBA Palm Desert Hypnosis

Bringing you state-of-the-art hypnotherapy services

Integrative Wisdom

Healing Practices...Body, Mind, Spirit & Soul

Pat McClendon @ Getting Real About Caring

You work with those at End of Life, Is yours Full of Life?

Grief Dialogues

Grief Dialogues uses theatre to start new conversations about dying, death, and grief

HEAVENLAND

What is your HEAVENLAND?

VITAS Healthcare

Healthcare provider Hospice

WOODLAND PRESS

Author Marge E. Heegaard

Amp Yoga Studio

Breathe, Stretch & Connect

Hemlock Society of San Diego

Good Life, Good Death

Final Exit Network

Your life, your death, your choice.

Beautiful Dying LLC

Concierge Dying and Death Management Service

IVAT

Our Vision is a world free from Violence, Abuse and Trauma

Conscious Dying Institute

Start with the End in Mind

San Diego Coalition for Compassionate Care

Promotes Palliative Care and Advance Care Planning through advocacy, education, and outreach.

Oitava Doura

Oitava Doura

Wave Energy Center

Awaken Infinite You

Integrated MD Care

Concierge Geriatric, Palliative and End of Life Care & Counseling

Good Grief

Good Grief