WHAT: MENTORS THROUGH MOURNING PROGRAM
Calvary Hospital invites mental health professionals and those in education, who work with children and teens, to our "Mentors Through Mourning" Program. Now in its 12th year, this training course is offered in both our Bronx and Brooklyn facilities. The fee is $50.00 per session for mental health clinicians or funeral directors.
** For graduate students or school professionals who are interested in serving as resources and guides for grieving children and teens within the school setting, this program is offered free of charge as a community service.
WHEN: In downtown Brooklyn, this four week program will meet Mondays from 4:30 to 6:00 PM.
May 5 "Special Needs of Bereaved Children and Adolescents"
May 12 "Trauma in Today's Society"
May 19 "Reintegrating Children with a Life Threatening Illness into the Classroom"
June 2 "Can we take the bus to Heaven"
Each class will be taught by an experienced bereavement counselor
WHERE: St. Joseph's High School, 80 Willoughby Street (downtown Brooklyn), Brooklyn, New York, 11201
If you have questions or would like to register, please email Sschachter@calvaryhospital.org or call either Lynn Marie Pappalardi at (718) 518-2173 or Dr. Sherry Schachter at (718) 518-2125
Pre-registration is strongly recommended, however walk-ins will be welcome. CEUs PENDING FROM NYS DEPT HEALTH BUREAU OF FUNERAL DIRECTORS