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ADEC 41st Annual Conference

April 9 - 13, 2019  |  Pre-Conference Institute: April 9 - 10, 2019
Hilton Atlanta, Atlanta, GA, USA

The premiere educational, interdisciplinary meeting for professionals working in the field of death, dying and bereavement: mental health professionals, social workers, counselors, educators, clergy, funeral directors, hospital and hospice personnel, and psychologists. Save the date and join us in Atlanta! Check back periodically as information becomes available.

Call for Professional Development Course Instructors

Now accepting applications for the Essentials Course: Dying, Death & Bereavement (2020 - 2022) and Advanced Course: Complicated Bereavement & Grief Therapy (2020 & 2021). For more information & to apply click here.


Registration for the 2019 Conference is now open. View the rates and further information.

Pre-Conference Institute: April 9-10

Participate in Professional Development Courses and Specialty Workshops prior to Conference. Learn more about the different opportunities.

Concurrent Sessions 

View the preliminary program, which lists the schedule of concurrent sessions.

Exhibitor, Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities

Learn more about how your organization can be involved in the 2019 Conference.

Thanks to our 2018 sponsors!