Loss Grief and Bereavement (3CE)

3 Hours/Credits

No Books Needed - Online Text

Unlimited Test Retakes

Sponsor Approval: Please visit our provider approval page for a list of national and state sponsored approvals.

Course delivery method and format: self-paced online training.

Course Requirements:

1. Course Reading,

2. Online PostTest

3. Course Evaluation.

After successfully completing the Course Reading, PostTest and Evaluation a certificate of completion will be issued online.

Course Presenter: Ann West, M.A. has over 30 years of experience as a Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist. She’s currently the clinical director for Vista Continuing Education. She creates, designs and implements online training programs for mental health professional.

Intermediate level course

Course Description: This summary first defines the constructs of bereavement, mourning, and grief and then distinguishes the grief reactions of anticipatory grief, normal or common grief, stage models of normal grief, and complicated or prolonged grief. Psychosocial and pharmacologic treatments are explained. The important developmental issues of children and grief are presented, and a section on cross-cultural responses to grief and mourning concludes the summary.

Objectives:

1   The clinician will be able to dramatize loss, grief, and bereavement.

2.  The clinician will be able to describe the stages of grief.

3.  The clinician will be able to identify methods for coping with grief

4.  The clinician will be able to discriminate the goals of grief counseling