Online Course » Loss, Grief, and Bereavement

Course Description:
This program describes the task-based approach to life-threatening illness, anticipatory grief, the stages of grief, and general aspects of grief therapy. The course also includes sections on children and grief and cross-cultural responses to grief and mourning.
Course Objective:
Completing this program should help you:
  • Describe the stages of grief in children and adults; and
  • Discuss cross-cultural responses to grief and mourning.
Author Bio:
National Cancer Institute
Credits:
1.00
Hours:
1.00
Certificates:
American Psychological Association - view details
Association of Social Work Boards - view details
California Board of Registered Nursing - view details
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) - view details
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) - view details
Texas State Board of Examiners of Marriage and Family Therapists - view details

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