Certification Training

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In collaboration with the Academy of Human Development (AHD) in Singapore, PI provides multiple training series in Meaning Reconstruction Grief Therapy for professionals from diverse disciplines.  

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This 2-day workshop equips you to look at grief and loss through a meaning reconstruction lens and appreciate the systemic impact on bereaved families.  It also enables you to go beyond the individual perspectives and facilitate the post-loss adjustments and meaning-making attempts among family members.
Note: Participants in this workshop are eligible for credits for 1 Core Course and 3 Techniques Modules for Specialized Certification in Family-Focused Grief Therapy.  For enquiry and registration, email davegoh@ahd.com.sg.
Save the dates for the Family-Focused Grief Counselling Series...
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This 2-day workshop on an Integrated Model for the Bereaved conceptualizes the impacts of separation through death, based on attachment theory, continuing bonds and meaning reconstruction.  It also introduces the following meaning-oriented strategies for clients to restore the significant bond, including Our Braided Paths, use of chair work, and Tree of Legacy. 
Note:  Participants in this workshop are eligible for credits for 1 Core Course and 3 Techniques Modules for Certification in Grief Therapy as Meaning Reconstruction. For workshop enquiry and registration, email davegoh@ahd.com.sg.

Save the dates for the Core Grief Counselling Series...
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This 2-day workshop introduces meaning-oriented perspectives of death anxiety and preparatory grief as experienced by those with terminal illness.  It also equips you with meaning reconstructive tools to facilitate life review and preservation of self concept, as well as preparation for end of life and eventual death. 
Note: Certification-related credits will be notified soon.  For enquiry and registration, email davegoh@ahd.com.sg.

Save the dates for the Illness-Related Grief Counselling Series...
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This 2-day workshop offers a generous toolbox of strategies for not only identifying and giving voice to often ambiguous and disenfranchised losses, but also eliciting strengths and fostering transformation.  It would prepare therapists to partner with clients in bearing witness to their invisible grief, as well as recruiting resources to facilitate their growth. 
Note: Certification-related credits will be notified soon.  For enquiry and registration, email alicialoy@ahd.com.sg.

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This 2-day workshop re-examines the definition of grief in view of the growth of an increasingly older demographic, which has implications for issues related to non-death losses.  It also explores the role of presence and compassion in assisting those whose lives are punctuated by trauma and uncertainty, and so experience intense suffering and deep sorrow.  
Note: Certification-related credits will be notified soon.  For enquiry and registration, email alicialoy@ahd.com.sg.

Small group practice using Meaning Reconstruction skills, with learners taking turns in the role of the therapist, client and observer, followed by feedback and processing with Portland Institute practicum faculty.
Note:  Participants in this Studio are eligible for credits for 4 Practicum sessions for Certification in Grief Therapy as Meaning Reconstruction. For more information, email carolyn@portlandinstitute.org.
The next run in Feb-May 2020 is open for registration now!

more details to come...  Stay tuned!

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