Friday, November 15, 5–9pm; Saturday & Sunday, November 16 & 17, 9:30am–5:30pm
This segment is an introduction to diverse historical, cultural and religious perspectives of death. Major spiritual traditions are explored in the context of community. Communication and group skills are developed to support each person’s right to their belief system in the face of grief, loss and death. (20 contact hours toward the GLT Certificate.)
Janet Schreiber, Ph.D., is the founder and director of Southwestern College’s Grief, Loss and Trauma Certificate Program. She has taught and trained counselors and other health professionals for over 35 years.