Talmud Torah

Guest Contributor Richard Conradi: Half of all adults fail to discuss end-of-life wishes

Note from Rabbi Address:  Richard Conradi is a member of a congregation in London and has been working with his congregation and others regarding raising awareness of end of life planning from Jewish point of [Read more…]

Resource Articles

Life Data Forms for “the Conversation” about End of Life Decisions

These Life Data forms have been prepared to serve as a basis for starting the “Conversation” among families. Download the PDF file and use it as a guide in your discussions. A Time to Prepare [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

Passover and Parents

What is the proper role for children faced with caregiving for parents? Psychologist Elana Grumbacher explores the issues and the challenges of having “The Conversation” with aging parents. [Read more…]

Health and Wellness Programs

Dr. Donald Friedman: Dying Well – Observations from bioethicist Arthur L. Caplan

I heard a talk last year by Arthur Leonard Caplan, PhD, a well known and well respected bioethicist, who presently is the Director of the Division of Bioethics at New York University.  His talk to [Read more…]