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

Temple, TX US
October 1, 2021 to October 2, 2021

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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.

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.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 9.00 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.
  • 9.00 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.
  • 9.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
01/01/2021
Course expires: 
11/01/2021
Event starts: 
10/01/2021 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
10/02/2021 - 12:15pm
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DAY 1: Friday, September 18, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

“Before I Go There’s Something Important I Want to Tell You”: What the Dying Teach Us about Living

Rodney Bolejack, D.Min.
Chaplain Mentor & Bereavement Coordinator
Vitas Healthcare
Denton, TX

4:15 pm

Adjournment

 

DAY 2: Saturday, September 19, 2020

9:00 am

Complicated Grief and Its Treatment

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

9:00 am

Beyond Burnout: Finding Balance and Enhancing Resilience in Coping with Loss

Dale G. Larson, PhD
Professor, Department of Counseling Psychology
Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
2401 S. 31st Street
Temple, TX 76569
United States
+1 (254) 724-2111

Medical Education Center, Mayborn Auditorium

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple

Bereavement Faculty

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 9 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 9.00 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.
  • 9.00 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.
  • 9.00 Attendance
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