End of Life Care

End of Life Care

Doula Training

Reading Materials

Below is a list of books that you will find useful reading during this course.

Reading Materials

Anita Moorjani – Dying to be me: My Journey from Cancer, to Near Death, to True Healing

Julia Samuels – Grief Works – Stories of Life, Death, and Surviving

Stephanie Nimmo – Was this in the plan?

Shawn Achar – The happiness advantage: How a Positive Brain Fuels Success in Work and Life

Felicity Warner – A safe Journey home: A Simple Guide to Achieving a Peaceful Death

Kathryn Mannix – WIth the End in Mind: Dying, Death, and Wisdom in an Age of Denial

Parker Palmer – On the Brink of Everything: Grace, Gravity, and Getting Old

Paul Kalanthi – When Breath Becomes Air

Atul Gawande – Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

Robert Moody – Life after Life: The Bestselling Original Investigation That Revealed “Near-Death Experiences”

  • Being a good carer: an invaluable guide…. – by Amanda Waring*
  • Caring for the dying: the doula approach to meaningful death – by Henry Fersko-Weiss
  • Final Journeys – by Maggie Callanan
  • Finding Meaning – by David Kessle*
  • Harmony: a new way at looking at our world By HRH Prince Charles et al*
  • Being with dying – Joan Fairfax*
  • Option B: Facing Adversity, building resistance and finding Joy – by Sheryl Sandberg & Adam Grant
  • Radical Acts of Love – by Janie Brown
  • Resilient Grieving – by Lucy Hone
  • The Carers Bible – by Amanda Waring*
  • The Heart of Care – by Amanda Waring*
  • The Soul Midwives Handbook – Felicity Warner
  • Think like a tree: the natural principles guide to life – by Sarah Spencer
  • We all know how this ends: lessons about life and living from working with death and dying – by Anna Lyons & Louise Winter*

* I can highly recommend these books. If you buy one choose We all know how this ends. It has so much valuable information at your fingertips.

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