Grief Counselling Training
Pre-Death Grief and Loss Series:
Quest for Meaning in Terminal Illness
Earn Credits for 2 Orientation Modules
and 3 Techniques Modules toward
Offered by the Portland Institute.
19-20 January 2021
PsyD, FT, MMSAC, RegCLR
Associate Director, Portland Institute for Loss and Transition
Fellow in Thanatology, Association of Death Education and Counseling
Therapist, Anchorage for Loss and Transition
EARLY BIRD till 15 December 2020
Just SGD$650 for 2-day workshop!
In the course of counselling, you may come across clients who foresee their own impending death and separation from their loved ones through different dying trajectories. This training will introduce meaning-oriented perspectives to examine death anxiety and pre-death grief as experienced by those diagnosed with a terminal illness. It will also equip you with meaning reconstructive tools to support these clients for life review and preservation of sense of self, as well as facing their end of life and eventual death.
Examine the threat of death and its implications from meaning-oriented perspectives
Develop essential skills in facilitating the quest of meaning in the face of terminal illness and death
GRIEF COUNSELLING FUNDAMENTALS COVERED
Understanding of the implied losses and grief along different dying trajectories
Processing of death anxiety and pre-death grief from meaning-oriented perspectives
Application of meaning reconstructive intervention tools
Use of Virtual Dream Stories
My Life Footprints
Feast of My Life
Carolyn Ng, PsyD, FT
GRIEF TRAINING FACULTY
Carolyn Ng, PsyD, FT, MMSAC, RegCLR maintains a private practice, Anchorage for Loss and Transition, for training, supervision and therapy in Singapore, while also serving as an Associate Director of the Portland Institute. Previously she served as Principal Counsellor with the Children’s Cancer Foundation in Singapore, specialising in cancer-related palliative care and bereavement counselling. She is a registered counsellor, master clinical member and approved supervisor with the Singapore Association for Counselling (SAC), a Fellow in Thanatology with the Association of Death Education and Counselling (ADEC), USA, as well as a consultant to a cancer support and bereavement ministry in Sydney, Australia. She is certified in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy and Narrative Therapy, and holds an MA in Pastoral Ministry from Trinity Theological Seminary in the USA. Find out more at: www.anchorage-for-loss.org.
GRIEF TRAINING WORKSHOP DETAILS
Dates: 19-20 January 2021 (Tue-Wed)
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: Academy of Human Development (AHD)
43 Middle Road, #03-00, Boon Sing Building,
[Near to Bugis MRT Station - see map]
Regular Fee: SGD$725
Early Bird (till 15 Dec 20): SGD$650
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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.