Helping Parents with Grieving Children
Course Learning Objectives/Outcomes
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychologist CEs, MFT CEUs
By the end of the course, the Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist, Social Worker or Psychologist will be able to:
-Explain four ways parents can introduce a child to an expected death.
-Explain three of the six common features of filicide.
-Explain two types of death that can be difficult to explain to children
-Explain the three phases of adolescence.
-Explain four of the six risk factors of complicated mourning.
-Explain some coping strategies that can be used by stepfamilies with grieving children.
-Explain the three key concepts of death.
-Explain disenfranchised grief.
-Explain why the loss of a maternal relationship causes greater levels of grief in daughters.
-Explain three factors that construct a personal stamp on understanding death for adolescents.
-Explain one of the most damaging things that can be done with a grieving child.
-Explain the four tasks of mourning.
"The instructional level of this course is introductory, intermediate, or advanced depending on the learners clinical area of expertise."
CEU Continuing Education for
Counselor CEUs, Social Worker CEUs, Psychology CEUs, MFT CEUs