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CPSY x680: Counseling for Grief and Loss: Innovations in Theory and Technique
CPSY x680 - Counseling for Grief and Loss: Innovations in Theory and Technique
DATE: Saturday, April 5
TIME: 9-4PM (lunch provided)
LOCATION: Loyola Hall, Rm. 160
WORKSHOP FEE: $168
Course meets the qualifications for 6 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Science.
This workshop is an intensive introduction to counseling and therapy issues encountered when working with people facing grief, loss, and life-threatening illness.
Topics covered will include:
Skill-building exercises are an important part of this course.
Dale G. Larson, Ph.D. (U. C. Berkeley) is a Professor of Counseling Psychology at Santa Clara University, where he directs the graduate Health Psychology Program. A national leader in end-of-life research, theory, and training, he is a Fulbright Scholar, a Fellow in the American Psychological Association, and the recipient of numerous awards for his contributions to end-of-life care. The author of the award winning book, The Helper's Journey: Working With People Facing Grief, Loss, and Life-Threatening Illness, he has published widely on counseling and health issues, self-concealment , stress theory, and counseling skills, and has had a clinical practice for more than 25 years. His undergraduate degree in psychology is from the University of Chicago, and his doctorate is in clinical psychology from U. C. Berkeley. Dale Larson’s ability to translate theory and research into effective clinical practice has made him a popular speaker at national and international conferences.
Christina Enquist, Ed.D.
CPD Mental Health