Taking Care of YOU

A Self-Care Symposium for Family & Professional Caregivers

October 15, 2019 – 9:00AM to 3:30PM

Shenandoah University, Hester Auditorium Henkel Hall
726 Wade Miller Dr, Winchester, VA 22601

Registration Fee: $50.00

KEYNOTE
Managing Personal Loss in a Professional World
Heather Stang, MA, C-IAYT
Explore how self-compassion can help you manage difficult emotions, reduce suffering, and exemplify self-care for both clients and colleagues. Kids and Compassionate Care Christina Thomas, MS, LCSW, Blue Ridge Hospice Grief Counselor Courtney McCalley, M.S. Ed Blue Ridge Hospice Grief Counselor Contemplative Presence: A Foundation for Working with Death & Grief Larissa Blechman, Blue Ridge Hospice Chaplain & Grief Counselor.

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

Kids and Compassionate Care
Christina Thomas, MS, LCSW
Blue Ridge Hospice Grief Counselor
Courtney McCalley, M.S. Ed Blue Ridge Hospice Grief Counselor

Contemplative Presence: A Foundation for Working with Death & Grief
Larissa Blechman, Blue Ridge Hospice Chaplain & Grief Counselor

You’re Important Too: Boundaries as Self-Care
Susana Calley, MSW, LCSW, Blue Ridge Hospice Grief Counselor Christina Thomas, MS, LCSW Blue Ridge Hospice Grief Counselor

Spiritual Companioning: Being a Spiritual Companion Along Life’s Final Journey
Rev. Dr. Kenneth Patrick, Blue Ridge Hospice Chaplain

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
Join our forum of hospice professionals as we discuss the many benefits compassionate care offers at end of life. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and learn more about hospice services.

 

SCHEDULE

8:00 – 9:00 am Registration
9:00 – 9:10 am Welcome
9:15-1025 am Keynote
10:30 – 11:45 am Breakout Session #1
12;00 – 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 – 2:25 pm Breakout Session #2
2;30 – 3:15 pm Roundtable Discussion
3:15 – 3:30 pm Closing

Space is limited! Please Register by Oct. 8th!

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