October 11, 2017
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
“Almost 70% of teachers say that they had at least one grieving student in their classroom in the past year.”
Training, resource materials, and technical assistance to help school professionals support students who are grieving the death of a loved one. Designed specifically for teachers, guidance counselors, school social workers, and psychologists.
The two-day session takes place at the Joseph T. Quinlan Bereavement Center located on 5 Plains Road in Augusta, on Wednesday, October 11 and Thursday, October 12, 2017 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm, lunch is included. Tuition: $200.00 per individual.
Training topics will include: recognizing grief in children and teens; developmental perspectives in grief; normalizing grief; supporting young people as they process their grief; addressing death and loss within the school community; creating/facilitating peer support groups.
The following offers an overview of your training syllabus:
Participants will each receive a copy of the book: “Finding the Words: How to Talk with Children and Teens about Death, Suicide, Funerals, Homicide, Cremation and other End-of-Life Matters” and “Healing in the Classroom Workbook”
To receive a registration packet or for more information please speak to Bereavement at 973-948-2282. Or contact them at firstname.lastname@example.org. Or click here to download a registration packet.
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