Welcome to Moss Communications Moss Communications is a small, boutique publisher specializing in creating
inspiring yet pragmatic tools that improve the work life of everyone who works
in health care and those they touch. When health care professionals reflect on
what first attracted them to this most sacred work, their passion is reignited
and the workplace and patient care are transformed.
Moss Communications is committed to creating books and other products that
inspire, encourage reflection, and foster deeper human connection. We specialize
in addressing the heart and soul needs of healthcare professionals and those
they touch so profoundly every day.
Since 1996, Terri Moss has worked in Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT): visiting patients, evaluating therapy pet teams, designing and implementing AAT policies and programs, and training and educating leaders, staff and volunteers. Now, Terri is offering this consultative and training service to hospitals and speaks to clinical teams about AAT's therapeutic efficacy.
AAT is a high benefit low cost program that improves patient outcomes and the patient experience and enhances staff satisfaction. AAT demonstrates a hospital's commitment to providing innovative compassionate care. Learn more here about how we can maximize the therapeutic value of this incredibly rich program in your hospital.
Healthy Ways to Work in Health Care: A Self Care Guide—is a thoughtful balance of research-based information and reflective, interactive activities dedicated to inspiring health care providers to create a healthy, balanced and meaningful work life. This beautiful, inspirational, gift-quality book includes step-by-step tips and space for journaling, making it an intensely practical tool for nurse and clinical team development.
Healing with Heart products
support a work climate that puts people first and embraces patient-centered
care. Authenticity, compassion, effective teamwork, and stellar leadership
are in the reflections in Healing with Heart: Inspirations for Health Care
Prayer: A Relationship without Words is
a gentle companion for caregivers, their patients and families and others
who, touched by the crisis seek solace and deeper meaning in their lives.
Healthy Ways to Work in Health Care: A Self Care Guide
Healthy Ways to Work in Health Care: A Self Care Guide is the latest collaborative effort from Martin Helldorfer and Terri Moss.
Healthy Ways to Work in Health Care helps readers identify the "right" job by gently guiding them through the current thinking on how work attitudes and behaviors are formed and encouraging specific reflective and journaling activities. Case studies and inspirational reflections on healing with heart rekindle spirit and support readers throughout their journey.
and crisis have a way of distilling our lives down to the simplest of terms.
Whether believers or non-believers, we begin to seek answers, solace and deeper
meaning in our lives. Prayer: A Relationship without Words is the perfect
gift—for a caregiver, colleague, and friend or for your self. Filled with
inspiring words and pictures, this lovely companion offers compassionate support
on the journey through these desert times. It will be appreciated
as a life-long treasure and gentle guide, opening new doors with every reading.
Healing With Heart:
Inspirations for Health Care Professionals
American Journal of Nursing
2008 Book of the Year
Moss Communications is proud to announce that
Healing with Heart has been honored to receive the American Journal of Nursing's
2008 Book of the Year award in the Leadership and Management category.
Healing with Heart: Inspirations for Health Care
Professionals is the latest book by Martin Helldorfer and
Terri Moss now
available to health care professionals through the publishing house of Moss
Communications. This gift-quality, portable book has been lovingly and
thoughtfully prepared for health care professionals who are on the go and need a
quick, uplifting reminder of the importance, and yes, the sacredness of their
with Heart captures so beautifully
the essence of nursing in all its dimensions.
It is meant to be read by all those
who give from the heart."
you love Healing with Heart, the American Journal of Nursing’s Book of
the Year award-winning book, you will love Healing with Heart Wisdom Cards.
Each deck consists of a set of 24 cards containing the affirmations in
Healing with Heart. Healing with Heart Wisdom Cards are gift-quality
and portable, perfect for busy, on-the-go health care professionals. They are
beautifully packaged in an organza, pull-tie bag.
Use these Wisdom Cards to change the conversation at staff meetings, deepen
connections among colleagues, spark dialogue, reignite passion, inspire
employees and remind them of the importance of their work.