Good Grief for School Professionals

This online training is designed for school professionals wanting to build their skills to more effectively support bereaved students. This training includes an overview of current grief theory, various indicators of grief, and children’s understanding of death at different developmental stages. Through this training you will gain a greater understanding of your student’s experience of grief through the lens of the pandemic, as well as worksheets and online resources to support your work with bereaved students both in-person and virtually. Upon completion of this webinar, you will have a toolb...Read moreox of activities to support your work with the bereaved, including mindfulness-based exercises and a school support plan. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Describe several indicators of grief as a full-body experience
  • Distinguish children’s understanding of death at different developmental stages
  • Construct a school support plan for bereaved students using tools from today’s training

Friday, September 24, 2021

Live Interactive Webinar

09:00 AM CDT - 12:00 PM CDT

Register for this Webinar
EARN 3 CE Credit Hours

About the speakers


9:00-9:30    Introduction to grief 

     •  Vocabulary, Worldview

     •  Four Tasks of Mourning

9:30-10:50   Understanding children’s grief

    • Grief as a full-body experience 

    • Children’s understanding of death at different developmental stages

10:50-11:20 Supporting bereaved students

    • Helpful/Not Helpful

    • Creating a support plan

11:20-11:45 Special circumstances

    • Suicide death, COVID death

    • Social media, memorialization 

11:45-12:00 Self-care

    • “Release” activities, “embrace” activities/tools

CE Information - Earn 3 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.

CE Process Info

Each professional is responsible for the individual requirements as stipulated by his/her licensing agency. Please contact your individual licensing board/regulatory agency to review continuing education requirements for licensure renewal. Please note: You must attend "live" (in real-time) to earn CE credits.

Before the event, you will receive an email from CE-Go with access to the virtual event. After the event, you will receive access to your evaluation and continuing education certificate via a personalized "attendee dashboard" link, hosted on the CE-Go website. This link and access to the virtual event will be sent to the email account you used to register for the event.

Upon accessing the CE-Go "attendee dashboard", you will be able to:

  • Complete evaluation forms for the event
  • Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format

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