Engaging & Supporting Youth with Grief Education

Date and Time: 
Tue. Jul. 11/17 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

This full-day training is designed for teachers, counselors, youth workers and any others who would like to learn more about how to deliver grief education to youth and to learn strategies to support youth through change and loss.

The workshop goals are to:

1) Provide an experiential understanding of the Learning Through Loss approach to youth grief education and support;

2) Provide educational concepts and tools to assist youth-serving professionals in their work supporting youth through difficult times;

3) Provide the Learning Through Loss curriculum for the Good Grief Workshop to help others have meaningful and educational conversations with youth about grief.

DATE:  Tuesday, July 11, 2017

TIME:  9 – 4:00 pm

LOCATION:  Aboriginal Child and Youth Mental Health Services/Snuneymuxw First Nation Health (In Partnership)

301-190 Wallace Street, Nanaimo

Contact:  Lisa Hanuse at 250-740-2337 and Kathryn Atkinson, MA—Team Leader—250-741-5709       

Learning Through Loss is a charitable non-profit organization providing grief education and loss support programs to youth and training workshops to youth-serving professionals since 1988. www.learningthroughloss.org

Facilitator: Shauna Janz, MA, is a trauma-informed facilitator, educator and companion in the field of grief and resilience. She has been working with Learning Through Loss for 8 years, and also has a private practice offering grief support and community healing rituals. www.shaunajanz.com