Looking through the Lens of Traumatic Grief and Loss

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3550 S Dobson Rd

Public Safety Training Center

PSTC Large Classroom-PD1

Chandler, AZ 85226

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Looking Through the Lens of Traumatic Grief and Loss, within the First Response Setting

JOIN US: Fire Department personnel, Law Enforcement Officers, Crisis Intervention Teams, Victim Advocacy, Social Workers, Counselors and all other emergent response helpers.

WHEN: Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

TIME: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm * Check in begins at 10:30 am

WHERE: Chandler Fire Department - PSTC Large Classroom-PD1

Public Safety Training Center 3550 S. Dobson Road, Chandler, AZ 85226

Join us for a presentation on best practice approaches and interventions with individuals experiencing grief with the renowned Dr. Joanne Cacciatore. Participants will learn the “do’s and don’ts” of grief, psychoeducation on traumatic grief, and working with traumatic grief in the first response setting.

About the Speaker

Dr. Joanne Cacciatore is an Associate Professor at Arizona State University in the School of Social Work and has been with ASU since 2008. She is the founder and president of the international nonprofit organization, the MISS Foundation, and she also specializes in counseling those impacted by traumatic loss, most often the death of a child. Personally, she has experienced profound grief, after losing her infant daughter in 1994. She is regarded as an expert in traumatic loss and child death in families, and has been counseling and aiding individuals and families since 1996. Dr. Cacciatore has started the very first carefarm in the world for traumatic grief and her new book Bearing the Unbearable: Love, Loss, and the Heartbreaking Path of Grief is an Amazon best seller.

For more information on Dr. Cacciatore’s foundations or to make a monetary donation:

https://missfoundation.org/

https://selahcarefarm.com/

Questions

Contact Chandler Fire Department

Kanika Henry: kanika.henry@chandleraz.gov 480-782-2168

Lana Croke: lana.croke@chandleraz.gov 480-782-2063




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