Understanding Grief and Loss

November 30, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
First Christian Church - Heritage Hall
6900 Market Avenue North
Canton OH 44721
Bev James

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Who Should Attend This Training:  CPST’s, counselors, social workers

Description:  Grief is something that 100% of the population experiences.  This program will focus on the defining mourning, grief, bereavement and complicated grief as well as discuss the difference between complicated and normal grief.  In order for funeral directors to better serve their families, it’s important to look at key, specific issues.  It will also look at the factors that make our grief unique from one another.

Learning Objectives:
1. Define mourning, grief, bereavement and complicated grief, including DSM criteria.
2. List the tasks of grief and factors that make grief unique
3. Discuss how the COVID pandemic is affecting the funeral industry

Cost: This is a free training.

Location: First Christian Church – Heritage Hall

CEUs: 3

COVID-19 Protocols:  Please visit the Training Center to view the current protocols in place as StarkMHAR adapts safety measures as needed to be in alignment with the CDC and Governor DeWine’s recommendations.