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Understanding and Supporting the Complexity of Grief in our COVID-shaped World (Webinar)

COVID-19 has drastically changed our way of life, giving rise to grief on a global scale in response...
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Tech Talk; Networking to support and share about Child Life Specialists work with Technology (Conference)

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*New* Another previously recorded webinar and quiz added (Conference)

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New webinar! Save the date! May 31st (Conference)

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Jun 26, 2016

5-Manage Ambiguous Loss: Finding Meaning & Validation in the Many Losses of Hospitalization (Conference)

Ambiguous loss (AL) can involve death and non-death related losses. According to Pauline Boss, "with...
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Oct 25, 2016-Oct 25, 2016

Supporting Children & Youth who are Grieving a Death (Conference)

The death of a significant person represents one of the most powerful disruptions in all aspects of ...
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Nov 16, 2016

The Average Teenage Brain - Under Construction (Conference)

This webinar will examine two primary aspects of neurodevelopment as it applies to the adolescent br...
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Nov 16, 2016

Child Maltreatment and the Resilience Journey (Conference)

This presentation will provide participants with: 1. an overview of definitions and prevalence of ch...
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Apr 28, 2017-Apr 28, 2017

A New Kind of Normal; Caring for Dying Children and Supporting their Families for Years to Come (Webinar)

Join PACT Grief Support Coordinator Norah Shaughnessy MSW, as she defines paediatric palliative car...
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Sep 27, 2017-Sep 27, 2017

The Internet as a Source of Support for Youth with Chronic Conditions: A Qualitative Study” (Conference)

Social support has been associated with improved health outcomes in adults, yet little research has ...
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