Pre-Approved Programs

The programs listed below can be used towards certification contact hour requirements.

Programs that are pre-approved have permission to use the following language in their marketing and program materials: "The Association for Death Education and Counseling® has deemed this program as counting toward the continuing education requirements for the ADEC CT and FT program." Programs may not use the CT or FT logos in any material they prepare or suggest in their materials that ADEC has endorsed or approved their programs. Programs also may not use language implying that their programs prepare people to take the CT exam.

Program

Link to Program/Provider Name/Contact Phone Number

Date

Location

End-of-Life Care Practitioner Program

Metta Institute
415-331-9600

Ongoing

Online

End-of-Life Care Practitioner Program

Metta Institute
415-331-9600

Annual 9-month program begins every January

San Rafael, California

Seasons of Hope - Explores Mourning Through Scriptures, Prayers, Reflection Activities and Faith Sharing Saint Polycarp Church, Smyrna, Delaware

302 222- 7377, ddellinger7377@outlook.com

April 27, 2017, 6-week program 55 Ransom Lane, Smyrna, DE 19977-1617
End of Life Nurse Coach Training New York Open Center
212-219-2527
Module 1: November 9–13, 2016 (30 hours)
Module 2: April, 26-30, 2017 (30 hours)
(Both modules, Wednesdays–Saturdays, 9am-6pm, 
and Sundays, 9–11:30am.)
Home Independent Study between Modules 1 & 2 supervised by INCA Associate Faculty (60 hours)

22 East 30th Street, New York, N.Y. 10016

HFA Self-Study Course for Individuals "End of Life Ethics"

Hospice Foundation of America
1-800-854-3402

Ongoing

DVD

Artificial Nutrition and Hydration at the End of Life

Hospice Foundation of America
1-800-854-3402

Ongoing

DVD

Resolve Through Sharing Advanced Training

Bereavement and Advance Care Planning Services/Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation

TBD

TBD

Counseling Department - Pastoral Studies, Grief Classes

Loyola University New Orleans

Ongoing

New Orleans, LA

Living with Grief: Helping Adolescents Cope with Loss

Hospice Foundation of America
1-800-854-3402

2015 archived webcast

Online

Thanatology - Certificate Program

Saint Martin's College and Seminary

Ongoing

Milwaukee, WI

Frozen in Denial: Death and the Substance Abuser  (note: only 50% of the contact hours can be used towards the Certificaiton in Thanatology contact hours when taking this program)

PARfessionals 
1-817-756-1704

Ongoing

Online

Master of Science & Graduate Certificate in Thanatology,
100% online
Marian University
920-923-8952
Ongoing Online

Death, Dying, and Mourning: Applied Thanatology Online Graduate Certificate Program

University of Maryland- Graduate School

410-706-616

Ongoing

 
Online

Perinatal Bereavement Conference Star Legacy Foundation June 21-23, 2017 Embassy Suites, 2800 America Blvd. West,  Bloomington, MN
PhD in Clinical Thanatology Universidad Teologica de Puerto Rico
787-930-0836
Ongoing Bajadero, Puerto Rico
Contemplative End-of-Life Certificate Program The Spiritual Care Program
612-414-9474
Ongoing Online
Cultivating Compassionate Presence: Integrating Meditation in Care The Spiritual Care Program
612-414-9474
Ongoing Online
End of Life Coach Training Coaching at End of Life
484-948-1894
Ongoing Online
Expectations are Everything: How Hospice and Palliative Care Clinicians Can Foster Patient/Family Preparedness and Coping Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live July 19, 2016, available through August 16, 2017 Online
Parenting After a Death Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live August 16, 2016, available through August 16, 2017 Online
Grief: Finding Your Own Path Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live Sept. 20, 2016, available through Sept. 20, 2017 Online
Grief Surges Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live Oct. 18, 2016, available through Nov. 15, 2017 Online
Hospice in the Nursing Home Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live Nov. 15, 2016, available through Nov. 15, 2017  Online
Soul Injury: Liberating Unmourned Loss and Unforgiven Guilt Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Jan. 15, 2017 through Jan. 15, 2018 Online
Dignity Therapy Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live Feb 21, 2017, available through Feb. 21, 2018 Online
Devastating Losses Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live March 21, 2017, available through March 21, 2018 Online
Living with Grief: When Grief is Complicated Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live April 27, 2017, available through April 27, 2018 Online
Innovative Techniques in Managing Grief Groups Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live May 16, 2017, available through June 20, 2018 Online
When Death and Loss are Part of the Job Hospice Foundation of America
202-457-5811 
Live June 20, 2017, available through June 20, 2018 Online
24th Annual Bereavement Course Calvary Hospital
718-518-2173
March - May 2017 1740 Eastchester Road
Bronx, New York 10461

   
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