Grief Counseling Training

on the East Coast

Training and Certification in

Grief Therapy as Meaning Reconstruction

May 8-12, 2020

Bon Secours in Baltimore, MD

5-Day Grief Therapy Learning Retreat

with Robert Neimeyer, Ph.D. & World-Class Faculty  

Early Bird till January 31, 2020

5-Day Non-Stayer Registration: $1,050

(Inclusive of breakfast and lunch during the retreat without accommodation)

All onsite rooms have been taken.

Check on room availability at the Turf Valley Resort

(Please see details below)

Join us in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, for our 5 Days / 4 Nights Grief Therapy Learning Retreat that offers close access to an internationally renowned selection of Portland Institute faculty, who provide substantial training in the latest research and practice on meaning-oriented grief therapies. 

Drawing on a blend of systematic instruction, practical demonstrations, clinical videos, and small group exercises, every session is designed to deliver "tools you can use" in bereavement support and grief therapy settings. 

LOCATION

 

The Learning Retreat will be held in the Bon Secours Retreat & Conference Center in Baltimore, MD.  Located just minutes from Baltimore and Washington, D.C., this beautiful non-sectarian 300-acre site provides a perfect setting for both a learning conference and a personal retreat.

ONSITE ACCOMMODATION

Alternative Accommodation

Turf Valley Resort 

2700 Turf Valley Road

Ellicott City MD 21042

(Only 7 minutes away from Bon Secours)

Website: https://www.turfvalley.com/

Tel: 410-465-1500

Remember to mention "Bon Secours" (for phone booking) or to key in Corp Code "TV270001" (for online booking) to receive the Bon Secours Mercy Health rate of $111.00++/night (subject to room availability upon booking).

ABOUT THE PROGRAM
 

  • Professional learning in meaning-oriented grief therapy

  • Self-renewal and personal growth as a grief therapist
  • Artful Grief Studio, yoga, meditation and more

  • Schedule Overview

  • Program Details

 

PROGRAM FACULTY​

Robert A. Neimeyer, PhD

Barbara Thompson, OTD, LCSW, OTR/L

Wendy Lichtenthal, PhD

Sharon Strouse, MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT

Lara Krawchuk, MSW, LCSW

Agnieszka Konopka, PhD

Carolyn Ng, PsyD, FT, MMSAC, RegCLR

...and more.  See the full List of Presenters here!

PORTLAND INSTITUTE CREDITS

 

Depending on sessions selected, satisfies Portland Institute's Certification in Grief Therapy as Meaning Reconstruction credits for up to:

  • 12 Techniques Modules

  • 2 Case Studies

  • 10 Practicum Studio

Earn up to 22.5 APA approved CE credits

for one low fee.

Continuing Education (CE) Credits: 

This conference has been reviewed and approved by the American Psychological Association's (APA) Office of Continuing Education in Psychology (CEP) to offer Continuing Education (CE) credit for psychologists.  Full attendance is required at each session for which you are claiming CE credit.  Partial credit is not awarded.  The CEP Office maintains responsibility for the content of the program.

Early Bird till January 31, 2020

5-Day Non-Stayer Registration: $1,050

(Inclusive of breakfast and lunch during the retreat without accommodation)

All onsite rooms have been taken.

Check on room availability at the Turf Valley Resort

(Please see details above)

For any enquiries, simply email Carolyn.

Generously sponsored by:

Platinum Sponsorship

Advanced Behavioral Health Maryland

Baltimore, Frederick, Montgomery,

Carroll and Prince Georges Counties 

Gold Sponsorship

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