At HPCO we strive to provide quality education and support as frequently as possible. Please see below for upcoming webinars. Click the title of the webinar you are interested in for more information and to register. If you have any questions regarding any of the webinars, please email Richard Nguyen at Richard.Nguyen@hpco.ca


Processing Trauma Experiences with Palliative Care Clients and Their Families

This webinar is intended for all sectors of Hospice Palliative Care, including volunteers.

  • Session 1: Introductory Session on Trauma and Palliative Care – November 4, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST
  • Session 2: Palliative Care Trauma Work with Veterans – November 10, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST
  • Session 3: Palliative Care Trauma Work with Refugees – November 17, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST
  • Session 4: Palliative Care Trauma Work with First Nations – November 25, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST
  • Session 5: Revisiting Lessons Learned from the HIV/AIDS Trauma and Striving to Have a Compassionate Trauma Informed Practice and Program – December 2, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST


Sessions on End of Life with Various Conditions  – Partnership with Proresp

These webinars are intended for frontline health care/service providers.


Archived Webinars  

Please email Nav Dhillon at Nav.Dhillon@hpco.ca to request access to the archived webinars.


Improving Conversations & Documentation on Advance Care Planning, Goals of Care, and Consent2019-02-27$20
Informed Consent Using the Treatment of Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)2019-05-07$20
Back to Basics Introducing the New Advance Care Planning Framework2020-02-05FREE
Navigating the World of Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Conversations 2020-02-18FREE
Primary Care Electronic Medical Record Tools for Advance Care Planning and Palliative Care2020-03-12FREE
Overview of Managing Common COVID-19 Respiratory Symptoms in Palliative Care and End of Life – A Primer for Front Line Staff2020-06-04$20
Approaches to Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Conversations2020-06-15$30
Introduction to Health Care Consent, Advance Care Planning and Goals of Care Conversations2020-07-23$20
Compassionate Communities and Rapid Implementation, Compassionate Action2020-08-04$25
Supporting Caregivers: Why and How2020-08-05$25
Engaging Community on Conversations around Death and Dying2020-08-06$20
Collaborate, Listen and Respond – Early Learning from the Healthy End of Life Project (HELP) Ottawa in the Context of COVID-192020-08-11$25
Utilizing the Art of Therapeutic Communication to Support Caregivers in Meaning Making2020-08-12$25
Exploring Language and Communication Techniques for Having Difficult or Stressful Conversations with Patients and Families2020-08-13$20
Achieving Great Community Care Together II; How Our Existing Hospital/Hospice Partnership Grew to Meet New Demands During COVID-19; Inspiring and Encouraging Staff, Clients & Volunteers to Join Forces in New Ways!2020-08-18$25
Sprinting Through the Marathon of COVID-19: Assessing and Dealing with Compassion Fatigue, Burnout and Secondary Trauma2020-08-19$25
Addressing Goals of Care and Health Care Consent in Urgent and Emergency Situations2020-08-27$28
Using a Guide and Communication Tips to lead Goals of Care and Other Serious Illness Conversations2020-09-03$28
The Pearls and Pitfalls of Person Centred Outcome Measures2020-09-09$30
Engaging Long Term Care in Advance Care Planning & Goals of Care Discussions2020-09-10$28
Approaches to Advance Care Planning, Goals of Care and Consent 2020-09-24$28
Complex Medico-Legal Issues at End of Life2020-10-06FREE
When a Child’s Wish Should No Longer Be Kept a Secret: An Important Discussion Around Advance Care Planning in the Pediatric Community2020-10-07$28
The Role of the Board Through the Pandemic2020-10-08$45
Understanding the Uniqueness of Paediatric Palliative Care2020-10-14$28
Risk Management and the Board2020-10-15$45
Personal and Organizational Resilience for Hospice Palliative Care2020-10-20$30
Generative Governance2020-10-22$45
Collaborative Governance – What it is and Why it is More Important Than Ever 2020-10-29$45
Person Centred Decision Making: Long Term Care Perspective2020-11-19FREE