Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training
Jun. 5, 2018
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
4400 15th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
For questions about this event, contact Samantha Bruers at [email protected].
Those surviving the suicide of a loved one require a level of support that goes beyond traditional grief counseling. Yet few mental health training programs devote any time to training clinicians on the challenge of helping survivors cope with their tragic loss. This program will cover topics including:
•How grief after suicide is different than other grief
•The impact of suicide on family, friends, and others
•Video examples of clinical techniques used in actual sessions
•Clinical work for survivors long term: Principles for effectiveness
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Human Service Professionals including counselors, social workers, clinicians, education professionals, as well as clinical students and interns.
This program is approved by the NASW and the NBCC for six continuing education contact hours.
COST: $75 General Admission/ $60 for students
Thanks to the supporters of the Out of the Darkness Walks, our chapter can provide this training at a significantly discounted rate.
John (Jack) Jordan, Ph.D., F.T.
Dr. Jordan is an internationally renowned researcher and clinician in the field of suicide bereavement. He has specialized in work with survivors for more than 35 years. Dr. Jordan is the professional adviser to
AFSP’s Loss and Healing Council. Among other books, Dr. Jordan is the co-author of After Suicide Loss: Coping with Your Grief, now available in a second edition.
The Club House Hotel and Suites. (4400 15th Avenue S • Fargo, North Dakota 58103)