Learn about advance care planning in this webinar featuring Karine Diedrich from the Canadian Hospice and Palliative Care Association, which oversees Advance Care Planning Canada. Karine talks about advance care planning, a process of reflection and communication. It is a time for you to reflect on your values and wishes, and to let people know what kind of health and personal care you would want in the future if you were unable to speak for yourself.
Tune in to learn about:
- The five steps of advance care planning
- Starting conversations about advance care planning with the people that matter most to you
- Choosing a substitute decision-maker
Karine Diedrich is the Director, Operations and Engagement at the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA). She joined CHPCA as Director, Advance Care Planning in January 2021. Prior to joining CHPCA, she served as Vice-President, Public Engagement and Knowledge Mobilization at Volunteer Canada and National Priority Advisor at the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction. Karine holds a BA in Criminology from Carleton University and a Professional Certificate in Partnership Management from the Norman Patterson School of International Affairs.