12th Biennial Bereavement Conference: Grief Therapy: A Clinical Challenge - A Helper's Journey

October 1, 2021

Register now for the Live Virtual conference.

 

Concept

Increased societal awareness of the needs of the dying and bereaved requires helpers to utilize up-to-date theoretical principles and innovative treatment techniques to help patients/families prepare for the end of life, navigate events surrounding death, manage acute grief, and adjust after bereavement.

PDF icon 12th Biennial Bereavement Conference Brochure

Target Audience

This educational activity is designed for professionals and lay persons involved in the care of the dying and bereaved, including physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, counselors, chaplains/clergy, hospice workers, allied health professionals, funeral directors, and volunteers.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    • 1.00 Ethics
  • 6.00 American Psychological Association
    The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • 6.00 Attendance
    • 1.00 Ethics
Course opens: 
08/04/2021
Course expires: 
11/01/2021
Event starts: 
10/01/2021 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
10/01/2021 - 4:15pm
Cost:
$150.00
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DAY 1: Friday, October 1, 2021

7:30 am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

 

8:00 am

Welcome and Introductory Remarks

Louis Gamino, PhD, ABPP, FT

8:15 am

The Grief Map: Grief and Adaptation to Loss

PDF icon M. Katherine Shear, MD
Marion E. Kenworthy Professor of Psychiatry Columbia University School of Social Work & Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Director, Columbia University Center for Complicated Grief
New York, NY

9:45 am

BREAK & Book Signing

 

10:15 am

Crafting a Treatment Plan for a Case of Homicide Grief

PDF icon Louis Gamino, PhD, ABPP, FT
Professor (Affiliated) of Psychiatry & Behavioral Science
Baylor Scott & White Health Texas A&M HSC College of Medicine
Program Director, Postdoctoral Fellowship Program in Clinical Health Psychology
Program Director, Biennial BSWH Bereavement Conferences

Past President (2018-2019),
Association for Death Education and Counseling (ADEC)

11:45am

LUNCH

 

12:45 pm

The Helper’s Journey: Empathy, Compassion, and the Challenge of Caring

PDF icon Dale G. Larson, PhD

Professor, Department of Counseling Psychology

Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA

1:45 pm

BREAK

 

2:00 pm

Standing Up in Solidarity to the Terror of Death

PDF icon Helen S. Chapple PhD, RN, MA, MSN

Professor, Interdisciplinary Studies Department
Creighton University College of Nursing
Omaha, NE

3:00 pm

BREAK

 

3:15 pm

Post-Traumatic Growth Following Suicide Loss

File Melinda Moore, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY

4:15 pm

Adjournment

 
Live Virtual

The A. Webb Roberts Center of Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Continuing education credits:

Physicians - The A. Webb Roberts Center of Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
    The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    • 1.00 Ethics
  • 6.00 American Psychological Association
    The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
  • 6.00 Attendance
    • 1.00 Ethics

Price

Cost:
$150.00
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Please notify CME Department in writing of any special needs/accommodations by September 7, 2021 by emailing Diana.McGill@BSWHealth.org.