“Dying Well” A workshop on Death and Dying
Through interactive discussion, personal reflection and break out rooms participants will explore societal and personal attitudes towards death and dying as a means of understanding their own level of comfort or discomfort with the topic.
Credits: 2 CEs
Through interactive discussion, personal reflection and break-out rooms participants will explore societal and personal attitudes towards death and dying as a means of understanding their own level of comfort or discomfort with the topic. In doing so participants will be able to increase self-awareness and confidence in being able to provide better support to clients who are facing grief, bereavement, death and loss. The current socio-political context, including COVID and racial injustice, will be used as a means of further exploration of how this topic is affecting clinicians and clients in this unique time in our collective humanity.
Participants will be able to:
- Increase self-awareness of personal death attitudes.
- Build a foundation being more comfortable discussing issues of death and dying.
- Be able to apply concepts learned to direct clinical practice with clients.
- $70 Regular
- $50 Alumni, FI, Adjunct
- $25 VET/ Students Free with Promo Code
Shaina Gonzales is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and founder of Therapeutic Bridges, a private practice based out of Los Angeles, CA. Shaina earned her Masters of Social Work degree with an emphasis on Interpersonal Trauma from the University of Denver in 2011. Shaina has over 18+ years of experience in the mental health field and has worked in various roles such as a crisis interventionist, case manager, assessment specialist, medical social worker, therapist and director. Most notably she worked as a hospice social worker assisting families and patients dealing with chronic and terminal illnesses. She has counseled many patients and families through the end-of-life process and has facilitated many grief and loss groups over the years. Shaina has also worked in Federally Qualified Health Centers and has experience providing leadership, training and consultation regarding Trauma Informed Care and Integrated Behavioral Health. You can learn more at www.therapeuticbridges.com or by following Shaina on Instagram @therapeuticbridges.
Adelphi University School of Social Work is an approved provider for continuing education credits for the following:
- Social Workers
- CASAC Renewal
Successful completion for the award of approved continuing education credits requires attendance at the entire training/workshop and submission of a completed evaluation form.
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