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Calvary Hospital Offers Annual Bereavement Course
Date:2/22/2016

Calvary Hospital today announced that their 23rd Annual Bereavement Course will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Mondays from March 7 through May 9, 2016 at the Hospital’s Bronx Campus. The course is designed for those who work in the helping professions (social workers, nurses, funeral directors, etc.) who may need to address bereavement and grief-related issues in their professional lives (the course is not for bereaved family members).

The Hospital’s 10-week course is taught by various specialists from Calvary Hospital and from Calvary@Home (Home Care and Hospice). Upon completion, each participant will receive a Certificate of Attendance. Continuing Education Credits are pending from the NYS Department of Health, Bureau of Funeral Directors. These courses have been approved for contact hours by ADEC (Association for Death Education and Counseling); the ANCC for nurses (American Nurses Credentialing Center); and CSAC (Certified Substance Abuse Counselors). Fees are as follows:

  •     $225 per person to attend all 10 sessions; $200 each for 2-4 people registering from the same institution; $175.00 for five or more people. Special offer for graduate students is $50.00 for the complete course.
  •     People may also choose individual sessions for $50.

The complete schedule is as follows:

  •     March 7 – “Making Decision at the End of Life” – Christopher Comfort, MD, 6 to 7 p.m., “Delirium and Depression in the Dying Patient” – Robert Brescia, MD, 7 to 8 p.m.
  •     March 14 – “The Hospice Perspective” – Kate Mohan, LMSW, 6 to 7 p.m., “Fundamentals of Grief Counseling” – Walesca Marmolejos, LMSW, 7 to 8 p.m.
  •     March 21 – “Multi-Cultural Aspects of Grief” – Father Crux Okochi and Pastoral Care Staff, 6 to 8 p.m.
  •     March 28 – “An Overview of ‘Normal’ Grief” – Sherry R. Schachter, PhD, FT, 6 to 7 p.m., “Disenfranchised Grief: Intuitive vs. Instrumental Grievers” – Sherry R. Schachter, PhD, FT, 7 to 8 p.m.
  •     April 4 – “Death of a Child” – Sherry R. Schachter, PhD, FT, 6 to 8 p.m.
  •     April 11 – “Death of a Parent” – Raman Randhawa, LMHC-NCC, 6 to 7 p.m., “Death of a Sibling” – Raman Randhawa, LMHC-NCC, 7 to 8 p.m.
  •     April 18 – “Children and Death” – Walesca Marmolejos, LMSW, 6 to 8 p.m.
  •     April 25 – “General Bereavement for Young Adults” – Walesca Marmolejos, LMSW, 6 to 7 p.m., “Death of a Spouse/Partner” – Raman Randhawa, LMHC-NCC, 7 to 8 p.m.
  •     May 2 – “Initiating Bereavement Support Groups & Interventions” – Walesca Marmolejos, LMSW, 6 to 8 p.m.
  •     May 9 – “Grief and Trauma” – Sherry R. Schachter, PhD, FT, 6 to 7 p.m., “Compassion Fatigue” – Sherry R. Schachter, PhD, FT, 7 to 8 p.m.

To register for the entire 10-session course, or for individual sessions, go to http://www.calvaryhospital.org to download a copy of the registration form. Completed forms must be received at Calvary by Feb. 26. Individuals can also register at the door. Checks should be made payable to “Calvary Hospital.” Please send all registrations and payment to: Walesca Marmolejos, LMSW, Bereavement Services, Calvary Hospital, 1740 Eastchester Road, Bronx, New York 10461. Questions may also be directed to Walesca Marmolejos, LMSW at wmarmolejos(at)calvaryhospital.org.

About the Company:
For more than a century, Calvary Hospital has been the nation’s only fully-accredited, acute care specialty hospital devoted exclusively to providing palliative care to adult patients with advanced cancer and other life-limiting illnesses. More than 5,800 patients are cared for annually by Calvary’s inpatient, outpatient, home care, hospice, and wound care services. Inpatient care is offered at our 200-bed facility in the Bronx and our 25-bed Brooklyn Satellite at Lutheran Medical Center. Calvary Hospice provides short-term inpatient care at The Dawn Greene Hospice, located at Mary Manning Walsh Home in Manhattan. To learn more or sign up for the e-newsletter, Calvary Life, please go to http://www.calvaryhospital.org.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2016/02/prweb13227596.htm.


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