Grief and Managing an Overdose Death

July 27, 2017

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Presenter(s): Diane Snyder Cowan, MA, MT-BC, CHPCA, Hospice of the Western Reserve, Inc.

Target audience: Physicians, PAs, Nurse Practitioners, RNs, Social Workers, Counselors, and Pastoral Care

About the webinar: Each death from the opioid epidemic results in many bereaved family members and friends. In addition, healthcare providers are also impacted by these deaths.  In this webinar, you will learn about grief and  loss, grief reactions resulting from an overdose death and approaches in working with these grieving families. Managing cumulative grief will also be reviewed.

Educational Objectives:

  • Define grief, loss and related terms
  • Discuss common grief reactions resulting from an overdose death
  • List three therapeutic approaches for working with clients grieving a loved on lost to an overdose death
  • Discuss self-care strategies to manage cumulative grief from death of clients

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Note: This archive webinar is not designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.


July 27, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Diane Snyder Cowan, MA, MT-BC, CHPCA
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Hospice of the Western Reserve, Inc.
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