“The Art of 'Companioning' the Mourner: Caregiver Principles to Bring Hope and Healing”, presented by Dr. Alan Wolfelt
Seminar is for Professional Staff and Caregivers
Check-In/Continental Breakfast 8:00-9:00 am
Presentation 9:00 am-3:00 pm
This workshop will help participants enhance their knowledge and skills related to supporting people experiencing grief and loss. Dr. Alan Wolfelt will explore a “companioning” model of bereavement care that recognizes grief as a normal and necessary process that is fundamentally a journey of the heart and soul. Participants will go away with a wealth of knowledge as they explore the transformative nature of grief.
Registration fee includes materials, meals (breakfast, lunch and snack) and .5 CEUs/5 CEHs. Advance registration required. Sorry no refunds. Registration deadline is one week prior to workshop. Register: Phone: 920-831-9905 or in person, Monday-Friday 8 am-1 pm at Wichmann Tri-County Chapel, 1592 Oneida Street, Menasha
Continuing Education Applied For: .5 CEUs/ 5 CEHs
Continuing Education Hours for Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, Licensed Professional Counselors and Funeral Directors. The UW-Green Bay Social Work Professional Program, accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Department of Professional Counseling, accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services of Wisconsin-Green Bay and are accepted by the State of Wisconsin as continuing education credit hours.
Dr. Wolfelt Seminars are Sponsored by Wichmann-Fargo Funeral Homes and Co-Sponsored by ThedaCare at Home Hospice, University of Wisconsin- Green Bay, St. Paul Hospice Service, AseraCare Hospice Foundation, Prevent Suicide Fox Cities, Appleton Area School District, The Center for Suicide Awareness and Healing Life’s Losses.