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Children and Grief: How to Talk About Death and Dying and How to Listen
October 5, 2021
Free
1.5 CE Hours
General
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Description

As Elisabeth Kübler-Ross stated, “Children are often forgotten mourners”. This presentation will address talking with and supporting children as they journey through grief. It will address children’s developmental levels and their understanding of death at each stage.

Target Audience
  • Counselors
  • Addiction Counselors
  • Social Workers
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists
Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

1. Differentiate between developmental levels of children and adolescent’s understanding of death.

2. Describe how to talk with children and adolescents about death and answer their questions for different developmental levels.

3, Identify 3 ways to show support for grieving children and adolescents.

CE Details
Introductory
General

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LPCCs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LPCCs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed mental health counselors. #MHC-0220.

This live webinar has been approved for 1.5 CE clock hours by the Louisiana Counseling Association as authorized by the Louisiana Professional Counselor Licensing Board of Examiners.

This course has been approved by TPN.health, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #198061, TPN.health is responsible for all aspects of the programing. Counselor Skill Group: Legal, Ethical and Professional Development.

TPN.health, #1766, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this course. ACE provider approval period: 03/31/2022 – 03/31/2025. Social workers completing this course receive 1.5 General continuing education credits. ASWB ACE credit is not available in NY and NJ.

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LCSWs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0654.

Course meets the qualifications for hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. TPN.health is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs. TPN.health maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.

Trusted Provider Network, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department’s State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0097.

This workshop meets the requirements and has been approved for 1.5 hours for Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists in Louisiana by the Louisiana Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

CE Policy
Agenda

12:45 pm – Waiting Room Opens

1:00 pm – Workshop Begins with Introduction

Presentation Occurs; Engagement is Encouraged

2:30 pm – Workshop Concludes

TPN.health and this educator have no conflicts of interest and have not received any commercial support for this program or its contents.
*Registration ends October 5 at 2:30 PM CDT
Dr. Marc Markell & Dr. Kathryn Markell

Marc Markell teaches at St. Cloud State University in the Department of Special Education. He also teaches at Worsham College of Mortuary Science. Marc earned his PhD from University of Minnesota and Educational Psychology. He is a certified Professional Development Specialist, certified Thanatologist, and certified in Death and Grief Studies. Marc has published three books on grief, book chapters and numerous articles.

Kathryn Markell has a Ph.D. in psychology from Loyola University Chicago. She teaches child and adolescent psychology and death and dying classes at Anoka-Ramsey Community College. She has published and presented work on grief issues for children and adolescents.

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