February 20, 2019
Bereavement Facilitator Training Level I – East Islip
20 Harrison Ave East Islip
Facilitator training builds on the foundation for understanding the general principles of Bereavement Ministry.
For the development and training of teams or individuals so they may provide the parish with a ministry to
the bereaved. Also ideal for new volunteers in existing ministry.
This course will instruct on:
- Role of Facilitator
- Dynamics & Overview of Bereavement Process
- Listening & Communication Skills
- Grief Management Skills
- Forming a Group
- The Group Process
- Helping Children & Adolescents Deal With Grief
- Specific Grief Issues
- Mentoring, Follow-Up, Resources
Day/Dates: Saturdays, March 9 & 16 2019 at 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Attendance is required all sessions.
Location: St. Mary R.C. Church, 20 Harrison Ave East Islip, NY 11730
Instructor: Margaret Peterson, RN, MS in Mental Health
Cost: $40.00 per person
Advanced Registration is required.