Advanced Bereavement Care Training Seminar: Part of the Willow House CARES Grief & COVID Series

The field of bereavement care and thanatology has grown rapidly throughout the past 50 years as an emphasis on bereavement, dying, and end-of-life care has increased throughout the world. A foundation of theory and practice has been established, as well as research specific to supporting bereaved populations. Death, dying, and grief impacts all of us throughout our lifespan. Yet, many of our professional human service degree courses of study do not include grief and bereavement as part of the core curriculum. This advanced workshop will provide an overview of the foundations of thanatology, be...Read morereavement theory, and practice. We will discuss what we have learned through research and practice over the last five decades. Attention will be given to factors that complicate grief and how bereavement is experienced during various life stages. We will explore grief in the midst of national and worldwide crisis and mass casualty events. Tools, techniques, and approaches to caring for bereaved populations will be provided. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Describe how grief and loss impacts our lives and the lives of others.
  • Discuss the toll that COVID-19 and the pandemic has had on mental health.
  • List strategies for coping with grief and loss with children and adults.
  • Discuss tips and techniques for supporting bereaved individuals.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

Live Interactive Webinar

09:00 AM CST - 05:00 PM CST

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About the speakers

CE Information - Earn 6.5 CE Credit Hours

CE Approvals

American Psychological Association
CE Learning Systems, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Illinois Professional Social Work Board
Willow House is a Registered Social Worker CE Sponsor. License # 159.001509 Approved Social Work CE Sponsors in the state of Illinois are also approved Illinois Professional Counselor and Clinical Professional Counselor Continuing Education Sponsors.

CE Process Info

A continuing education certificate for the event will be obtained using the website, CE-Go. After the event, you will receive an email containing a link to CE-Go.   (This link will be sent to the email account you used to register for the event).

Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:

Complete evaluation forms for the event 

Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the CE-Go process, please contact CE-Go at 888-498-5578 or by email at