Working with Families Following a Sudden & Tragic Loss
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 @ 3:00 PM - 4:00PM
1 Hr CEC - Category A
This presentation will help funeral professionals work with families that have experienced a sudden and tragic loss, including homicide, suicide, and accidents. Lisa will discuss the different styles of grieving, four tasks of mourning, family unit dysfunction, and will provide guidance around communicating with grieving families. Various scenarios and resources will be provided to equip funeral professionals with the tools and knowledge they need to navigate various challenging situations.
Presenter: Lisa Athan, MA, Certified Grief Recovery Specialist and Executive Director of Grief Speaks