Suicide Bereavement Clinician Training Program

Nov. 3, 2017

9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

2280 Commercial Blvd
State College, PA 16801

Register today

For questions about this event, contact Samantha Benz 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

This program is approved by the NASW and the NBCC for six continuing education contact hours. APA CEs are also offered and are the responsibility of The Meadows.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Human Service Professionals including:
Counselors, social workers, clinicians, education professionals, as well as clinical students and interns

LOCATION

Celebration Hall
2280 Commercial Blvd.
State College, PA 16801

COST

$75 General Admission
$25 Student Admission

ABOUT THE PRESENTER

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.

REGISTER

afsp.org/CentralPATraining

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