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The Comfort of Hospice Massage at Life’s End, Published in Next Avenue online news by Bill Ward

Massage Therapy’s Role in the Growing Hospice Movement

How to Be Receptive to the Physical & Emotional Challenges of Hospice

Advocate For Yourself in the Health Care Environment

Below is Tracy Walton & Associates June 29, 2016 Blog Post about Irene Smith, "On not Healing Other People."



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GrowingPainsCoverGrowing Pains

Published in Massage & Bodywork Magazine March-April-2018





EmotionalImpactarticleEmotional Impact of Working With the Dying
An Everflowing Handbook by Irene Smith

The Emotional Impact of Working with the Dying, Published by Massage Magazine May/ June 2003, Titled as "A Call of The Heart."




massageforillarticleMassage for the Ill In A Home Setting
by Irene Smith

Massage for the Ill in a Home Setting, Published by Massage and Bodywork Magazine Feb/ March 2001.





mindfultouchMindful Touching as a Means of Comfort
by Irene Smith

Mindful touching as a means of comfort, Published in The Hospice Volunteer News e-magazine by The Hospice Volunteer Association, Spring 2008.



BenefitsthmbWhat Are the Benefits of Hospice Massage?

Irene Smith Responds Massage Magazine April, 2014





StandardPrecautionsStandard Precautions and Guidelines for Hands On Care






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