In this one day workshop, you will be introduced to the components needed to be an effective facilitator leading a successful grief support group. Topics covere are:
Bereavement Training for Professionals
Living Through Loss Counselling Society of BC will be providing training for social workers, teachers, funeral home employees, school counselors, crisis workers, therapists, palliative care nurses, or any individual who wants to explore bereavement issues related to their clients.
Training will cover:
- The basics of bereavement
- Bereavement by suicide or homicide
- Multiple losses
- The Grief of Children
- Cultural & religious sensitivity with regards to grief
- Caregiver resiliency
The sessions are facilitated by a grief and loss therapist/trainer with Living Through Loss Counselling.
A certificate will be awarded upon completion of the training.
Questions: Phone the Society office at 604-873-5013
When: September 12, 2011
Time: 7pm - 9pm
Location: 206-1651 Commercial Drive (1st and Commercial)