Other Conferences


Unless noted, ADEC does not co-sponsor or promote the following conferences. However, these are provided for the convenience of site visitors to whom they may be of interest. If you'd like to have your event listed here, please contact ADEC headquarters.

International Death, Grief and Bereavement Conference

Caring for the Grieving: Examining the many ways we can help the grieving including caring for the caregivers.

June 5-7, 2017 (June 4 pre-conference)
Register by May 3 and $AVE!
www.uwlax.edu/conted/dgb  

The purpose of this conference is to provide a variety of quality presentations and sessions on death, grief and bereavement as it relates to caregiving where participants learn, are motivated and are encouraged to use what they have learned in their place of business or personal lives when they return.

Conference topics:

  • Best practices and contemporary therapies for grief
  • Mental health and spirituality of the dying and grieving
  • Caregiving for diverse populations
  • Children’s grief
  • Conflict management and communication during grief
  • Managing caregiver stress

Who should attend:

  • Palliative care providers
  • Hospice providers
  • Hospital chaplains
  • Funeral service directors
  • Program directors
  • Case managers
  • Counselors
  • Nurses
  • Social workers
  • Educators
  • Individuals dealing with personal loss
  • General public

Recognized by the following for continuing education CE credit/hours/units:

  • NBCC-logoAmerican Psychological Association (APA)
  • Association for Death Education and Counseling®
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
  • University of Wisconsin-Extension