Fostering Children & Youth Through Transition, Grief & Loss: Helping Children With Their Feelings

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Description

Grief for children is the disruption of a bond, and in any foster situation, significant bonds have been disrupted or broken. This makes foster children more emotionally vulnerable when other losses occur. A friend may move, a pet dies, or a teacher goes on maternity leave. All these events placed the foster child in a very precarious position. This training will help you to understand that a lot more is on their emotional plate then on other children. You will learn how to address and support the child in a time of transition.

This training will cover:

  • The stages of grief
  • A condensed developmental understanding of how children grieve at different ages and understandings.
  • How to communicate with children
  • How transition, grief and loss might trigger old feelings for the child and caregiver
  • Developing a plan and skills to support children in times of transition.

Length (hours)

4

Prerequisite

None

Audience

Caregivers

Dates and Locations

 
Everett
Classroom
January 10, 2019 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Trainers:
Rick Pribbernow, MA, Life Skills Education Coordinator, Compass Health
Location:
Everett, Our Savior's Lutheran Church 215 West Mukilteo Blvd Everett WA 98203 Map

Please feel free to bring a meal and/or refreshments.

Please do not bring children to this training as no child care is available.

If you require an interpreter, please contact me 3-4 weeks in advance so arrangements may be made.

Questions?  Please contact Shelly Myers at mysh300@uw.edu  or 206 221-0308.

Sign-up for training notices in your area!  http://allianceforchildwelfare.org/project/caregivers-sign-training-notices-your-area

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com  
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

Inscribirse para asistir a la clase es necesario. Si necesita ayuda favor de llamar al 1-866-577-1915 o mandar un correo electrónico a help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com
Por favor incluya su nombre, número de teléfono o dirección de su correo electrónico y agregue el nombre de la clase por la que está solicitando ayuda.

Kent
Classroom
February 16, 2019 - 9:00am - 2:00pm
Trainers:
Rick Pribbernow, MA, Life Skills Education Coordinator, Compass Health
Location:
Kent Lutheran Church 336 2nd Avenue South Kent WA 98032 Map

Please feel free to bring a meal and/or refreshments.  This is a 4 hour training with an hour for lunch.

Please do not bring children to this training as no child care is available.

If you require an interpreter, please contact me 3-4 weeks in advance so arrangements may be made.

Questions?  Please contact Shelly Myers at mysh300@uw.edu  or 206 221-0308.

Sign-up for training notices in your area!  http://allianceforchildwelfare.org/project/caregivers-sign-training-notices-your-area

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com  
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

Inscribirse para asistir a la clase es necesario. Si necesita ayuda favor de llamar al 1-866-577-1915 o mandar un correo electrónico a help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com
Por favor incluya su nombre, número de teléfono o dirección de su correo electrónico y agregue el nombre de la clase por la que está solicitando ayuda.

Olympia
Classroom
February 2, 2019 - 9:00am - 2:00pm
Trainers:
Rick Pribbernow, MA, Life Skills Education Coordinator, Compass Health
Location:
Olympia, Lutheran Church of Good Shepherd 1601 North Street SE Olympia WA 98501 Map

Please feel free to bring a meal and/or refreshments.  This is a 4 hour training with an hour for lunch.

Please do not bring children to this training as no child care is available.

If you require an interpreter, please contact me 3-4 weeks in advance so arrangements may be made.

Questions?  Please contact Shelly Myers at mysh300@uw.edu  or 206 221-0308.

Sign-up for training notices in your area!  http://allianceforchildwelfare.org/project/caregivers-sign-training-notices-your-area

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com  
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

Inscribirse para asistir a la clase es necesario. Si necesita ayuda favor de llamar al 1-866-577-1915 o mandar un correo electrónico a help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com
Por favor incluya su nombre, número de teléfono o dirección de su correo electrónico y agregue el nombre de la clase por la que está solicitando ayuda.

Spokane
Classroom
March 30, 2019 - 9:00am - 2:00pm
Trainers:
Rick Pribbernow, MA, Life Skills Education Coordinator, Compass Health
Location:
Spokane, Salem Lutheran Church 1428 West Broadway Avenue Spokane WA 99201 Map

Please feel free to bring a meal and/or refreshments.  This is a 4 hour training with an hour for lunch.

Please do not bring children to this training as no child care is available.

If you require an interpreter, please contact me 3-4 weeks in advance so arrangements may be made.

Questions?  Please contact Shelly Myers at mysh300@uw.edu  or 206 221-0308.

Sign-up for training notices in your area!  http://allianceforchildwelfare.org/project/caregivers-sign-training-notices-your-area

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com  
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

Inscribirse para asistir a la clase es necesario. Si necesita ayuda favor de llamar al 1-866-577-1915 o mandar un correo electrónico a help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com
Por favor incluya su nombre, número de teléfono o dirección de su correo electrónico y agregue el nombre de la clase por la que está solicitando ayuda.

Yakima
Classroom
March 16, 2019 - 9:00am - 2:00pm
Trainers:
Rick Pribbernow, MA, Life Skills Education Coordinator, Compass Health
Location:
Yakima, Central Lutheran Church 1604 West Yakima Avenue Yakima WA 98902 Map

Please feel free to bring a meal and/or refreshments.  This is a 4 hour class and an hour for lunch.

Please do not bring children to this training as no child care is available.

If you require an interpreter, please contact me 3-4 weeks in advance so arrangements may be made.

Questions?  Please contact Shelly Myers at mysh300@uw.edu  or 206 221-0308.

Sign-up for training notices in your area!  http://allianceforchildwelfare.org/project/caregivers-sign-training-notices-your-area

Registration is required. Need help? Call 1-866-577-1915 or email help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com  
Please include your name, phone number or email, and the course title in your request for assistance.

Inscribirse para asistir a la clase es necesario. Si necesita ayuda favor de llamar al 1-866-577-1915 o mandar un correo electrónico a help@acwe.on.spiceworks.com
Por favor incluya su nombre, número de teléfono o dirección de su correo electrónico y agregue el nombre de la clase por la que está solicitando ayuda.