Episode 18: Progressive Funeral Care

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In this episode, Jenni and Josh speak with Melissa N. Unfred, The Modern Mortician, about progressive changes within the death and funeral care industry. Alternatives to embalming and cremation, such as green burials and aquamation, are explored in detail with an emphasis on potential impacts on a family's grieving process. Tools to assist families to engage in discussions around their wishes for after death care are shared. Kermit the Dog, the first certified therapy dog in funeral care in the state of Texas is also highlighted and featured.

Show Notes:

The Modern Mortician: http://themodernmortician.com/

Green Burial Council: https://www.greenburialcouncil.org/

Death Cafe: https://deathcafe.com/

Morbid Curiosity Game: https://www.morbidcuriositygame.com/

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