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Upedia Events

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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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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Feb 22, 2018-Feb 22, 2018

Compassion fatigue: A Strengths Based Approach to Child Life Practice (Conference)

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Feb 26, 2019-Feb 26, 2019

Keeping the Babies in Mind; Infant Mental Health and Child Life (Conference)

This webinar will review of the fascinating topics of infant mental health and early brain developme...
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May 7, 2019-May 7, 2019

Infant Mental Health Part 2; A Closer Look (Conference)

This webinar continues to explore infant mental health and builds on the content of the previous web...
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Jun 12, 2019-Jun 12, 2019

"Never enough time": Grief and relationships before and after a death (Conference)

Grief is a natural human reaction to loss and although it is often associated with bereavement, grie...
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Oct 3, 2019-Oct 3, 2019

Helping Grieving Families through Ritual and Continuing Bonds (Conference)

In 1996, Klass, Silverman, and Nickman shed light on an important bereavement concept in the book Co...
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