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Event Details - Complicated Grief

Title: Complicated Grief
Type of Activity: Online Learning
Objective of Activity:

OBJECTIVES:
Explore social mores and interaction patterns
Identify, assess, summarize and utilize: 

• The differences between anticipated and sudden loss 

  • • At least five factors that affect individual reactions to loss
    • How people perceive and make sense of trauma and unexpected change
    • What information and education is most helpful immediately after death
    • Effective presence and support measures
    • Self-Care techniques, including self-awareness, externalization and actions
    • Associated complications that can arise from sudden and/or violent death
    • How to effectively mourn the person who died and maintain a healthy connection
Course / Activity Outline:

    Complicated Grief Video (1 Hour) Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC

    Grief, Complicated Grief and Trauma 21 pages

    Complicated Grief Assessment 4 pages

    Complicated Grief and Bereavement Issues Pages 1-11

    Complicated grief therapy as a new treatment approach 8 pages

    Studens must pass quizzes with a minimum of 80% to earn a certificate.

    OPD points: 5
    Course / Workshop content:

    Complicated Grief Video (1 Hour) Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC

    Grief, Complicated Grief and Trauma 21 pages

    Complicated Grief Assessment 4 pages

    Complicated Grief and Bereavement Issues Pages 1-11

    Complicated grief therapy as a new treatment approach 8 pages

    Studens must pass quizzes with a minimum of 80% to earn a certificate.

    Presenter / Provider: Dr. Dawn-Elise Snipes
    Qualifications: PhD, LPC-MHSP, LMHC
    Experience:

    Dr. Snipes has a PhD in counselor education, has been licensed as a clinical psycotherapist since 2002 and is a qualified clinical supervisor.  Dr. Snipes' courses are approved by the boards for mental health, addictions and rehabilitation counseling, social work and marriage and family therapy throughout the US and Canada.

    Registration URL: https://australia.allceus.com/member/cart?c=35
    Cost ($): Unlimited Hours for AU$59 or Individual Courses for AU$3/hour
    Registration Instruction:

    Instructors are available via text chat 7 days a week to answer questions.

    Group rates are available for unlimited memebrships.

    Contact Name: Dawn-Elise Snipes
    Contact Phone: 6155003441
    Contact Email: support@allceus.com

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