Welcome to Talking Matters, a blog featuring updates, stories, and interviews from The Conversation Project. Check back each week for a new post!

Five Mother’s Day Stories
Posted on 05/03/2016

We’ve heard and read hundreds of stories from people who want to have the conversation, have had the conversation, and from those who wished they’d had before it was too late. In honor of Mother’s…

Ellen Goodman Q&A Screen Grab

In this week’s Talking Matter’s post, Ellen Goodman weighs in on the cultural changes she’s seen nationally since starting The Conversation Project. Are we close to normalizing end-of-life care conversations?  

Five Questions to Ask Your Doctor
Posted on 03/30/2016

After you’ve had the conversation with your loved ones, the next step is talking to your doctor or provider about your wishes. Don’t wait for a medical crisis; talking with your healthcare team early and…