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November 14, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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This seminar is for anyone who has experienced loss and grief, as well as professionals who help grieving individuals, such as Nurses, Counselors and Therapists, Social Workers, Chaplains, Clergy Members, Guidance Counselors, Psychologists, LTC Administrators and Educators.

Presented by Mackey Mortuary, Interim Healthcare Hospice, Woodlawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park, Dillard/Hillcrest Funeral Home and Memorial Park, Greenville Memorial Gardens, Oconee Memorial Park, Palmetto Cremation Service and Upstate AHEC.

HOPE AND HELP FOR THE HOLIDAYS AND BEYOND: A grief seminar providing hope and healing

KEYNOTE SPEAKER & MORNING GENERAL SESSION:
The Empty Chair at the Table: How do You DO the Holidays that First Year and Beyond? – Megan Devine, LPC, Author

LATE MORNING SMALL GROUP TOPICS: (Choice of one)
Grief 101 and Beyond: Keeping It Simple, Usable, Hopeful – S. Latessa, RN, BSN, MEd, LISW-CP
How Do I Feel Alive Again? – Megan Devine, LPC
Loving, Losing and Finding One’s Way: A Widow’s Journey – Teresa Lewis, M.Div
Facing Life after the Death of an Adult Child – Alice M Keagy, LPC
Coping through Creativity in Everyday Life – Laura Langston, MM, MT-BC, Music Therapist
Helping Children and Adolescents Through Grief and Loss – Lyn Cherry Stribling, MSW, LPC (FOR PROFESSIONALS)

AFTERNOON SMALL GROUP TOPICS: (Choice of one)
Grief 101 and Beyond: Keeping It Simple, Usable, Hopeful – S. Latessa, RN, BSN, MEd, LISW-CP
Meaning, Thriving and Grief: Challenge and Opportunity – Dianne Greyerbiehl, PhD, LPC, BCC, PCC, SD
Grieving in a Winter Wonderland; Practical Ideas for Hoping and Coping during the Holidays – Andrew Johnston, MDiv MA LPC-I
“Blessed & Highly Favored:” Understanding the Importance of Spirituality, the Church and the Pastor in supporting the African-American Grief Process – Mildred D. Williams, MA, MA, ABD, Assoc. Professor (FOR PROFSSIONALS)
For the Rest of Your Days: Bearing the Impact and Coping with the Loss of a Child – Linda Findlay, Founder of Mourning Discoveries
Book Signing of It’s OK That You’re NOT OK: Meeting Grief and Loss in a Culture That Doesn’t Understand – Megan Devine, LPC

CLOSING MESSAGE OF HOPE - Bruce Goddard – Author, Sr. Managing Director

Lunch will be provided and there is no charge for this seminar.

Please register at HolidayGriefSeminar.com by Friday, November 10.

First Baptist Greenville
Fellowship Hall, 847 Celeveland St.
Greenville, South Carolina 29601
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Kathryn Helt
8643253526