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SUPPORTING CHILDREN AND TEENS FACING GRIEF

Categories: Mental Health, Parenting
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Whether you are a foster or adoptive family, the children in your care face grief. Grief is a natural reaction to loss. Children and teens’ grief looks different from that of adults and as adults you may not recognize grief reactions in your children. You may feel at a loss on how best to support your children. Join us to learn about developmental reactions to loss, what affects a child’s reaction to loss, and how you can support the children in your care. We will also discuss the unique challenges faced by foster and adoptive families when coping with grief. Kate’s Club has been supporting grieving children since 2003 and believes that no child should grieve alone.

Presented by:

Liz Carson

Program and Outreach Manager

Bio

Liz Carson has been with Kate’s Club for over seven years. As the Program and Outreach Manager, Liz manages community and school-based programming including professional trainings, grief education for children, grief education for parents and caregivers, support groups for students, and crisis response. Liz is trained in QPR suicide prevention and Youth Mental Health First Aid and has worked with the National Alliance for Children’s Grief to create a committee for school-based grief programming and resources for schools to better support bereaved students. She has a BS in Anthropology from Emory University and is currently in the process of obtaining her Master of Social Work degree from Florida State University.

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Student Ratings & Reviews

4.8
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N
1 year ago
Great
It describes pretty close about my loss of a parent in high school.
awesome training
A
1 year ago
great
Helpful information
great class.
KATARIKA LEWIS
1 year ago
Very good information!!
Very helpful information.
PL
1 year ago
great
Nushae Butcher
1 year ago
Very good
Good information.
great
very valuable
Cynthia Womack
1 year ago
Gave good perspective and advise on how to help grieving children
CH
1 year ago
great
good info
great course
This course is very informative, easy to follow, and with a great speaker.
Great resource.
KH
2 years ago
Thank you!
Lisa Mckinney
2 years ago
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very good information

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