ADEC 40th Annual Conference

ADEC 40th Annual Conference

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When
4/25/2018 - 4/28/2018
Where
Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh 1000 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222 USA

Program

   

Continuing Education Credits

 
Track
Continuing Education Credits
Not specified

Professional Development Courses

 
PDC1 - Essentials of Thanatology: Dying, Death, and Bereavement Presenter: Darcy Harris, PhD, RSW, FT and Andy Ho, PdD, EdD, FT
Track
Professional Development Courses
Time
4/24/2018 8:30 AM - 4/25/2018 5:00 PM
4/24/2018 8:30 AM

PDC2 - Intermediate Course: Grief Counseling Presenter: TBA
Track
Professional Development Courses
Time
4/24/2018 8:30 AM - 4/25/2018 5:00 PM
4/24/2018 8:30 AM

PDC3 - Advanced Course: Complicated Bereavement and Grief Therapy Presenter: Robert A. Neimeyer, PhD
Track
Professional Development Courses
Time
4/24/2018 8:30 AM - 4/25/2018 5:00 PM
4/24/2018 8:30 AM

Specialty Workshops

 
SW1AM4 - How To Survive Such Horror and Splendor? Presenter: Rob Zucker, MA, FT
Track
Specialty Workshops
Time
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
4/25/2018 8:30 AM

SW1F1 - Contemporary Neuroscience and Attachment Theory:  Implications for an Attachment Informed Approach to Grief Therapy  Presenter: Phyllis Kosminsky, PhD, LCSW and John R (Jack) Jordan, PhD
Track
Specialty Workshops
Time
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
4/25/2018 8:30 AM

SW1F2 - Catching Your Breath in Grief: Lessons for the Bereaved, Thinkers, and Caregivers Presenter: Thomas Attig, PhD
Track
Specialty Workshops
Time
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
4/25/2018 8:30 AM

SW1AM2 - Nuts and Bolts of Setting Up and Maintaining Bereavement Support Groups in Urban and Rural Settings Presenter: Ben Wolfe, MEd, LICSW, FT
Track
Specialty Workshops
Time
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
4/25/2018 8:30 AM

SW1PM1 - Beyond Burnout—Finding Balance, Transforming Stress Presenter: Dale Larson, PhD
Track
Specialty Workshops
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
4/25/2018 1:30 PM

SW1PM2 - Creating Inclusion and Well-being for Grieving in Today's World Presenter: Linda Goldman, MS, LCPC, FT
Track
Specialty Workshops
Time
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
4/25/2018 1:30 PM

Webcasting

 
This includes all 16 webcasting sessions from Thursday, April 26 - Saturday, April 28, 2018
Track
Webcasting
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
4/25/2018 8:00 AM

Webcasting Day 1

 
Includes 5 sessions on Thursday, April 26, 2018.
Track
Webcasting Day 1
Time
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
4/26/2018 8:00 AM

Community-Based Research on Interventions for Bereaved and Traumatized Children
Presented by: Alison A. Salloum, PhD, LCSW
Track
Webcasting Day 1
Time
8:00 AM - 9:40 AM
4/26/2018 8:00 AM

Parental Bereavement Experience of Child Loss: A Systemic Review
Presented by: Andy Hau Yan Ho, PhD, EdD, FT; Ping Ying Choo, MA: and Oindrila Dutta, MA
Track
Webcasting Day 1
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
4/26/2018 10:45 AM

Research That Matters 2018:  Suicide Bereavement
Presented by: David Balk, PhD; John R. Jordan, PhD; Ann M. Mitchell, PhD; and Melinda Moore, PhD
Track
Webcasting Day 1
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4/26/2018 1:00 PM

Ambiguous Loss at the Intersection of Religion and Sexuality
Presented by: Nancy Thacker, MS, NCC and Jillian M Blueford, MA, NCC
Track
Webcasting Day 1
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
4/26/2018 2:00 PM

Family Grief from an International Perspective   -  Presented by: Kathleen Gilbert, PhD; Lauren Breen, PhD; Janice Nadeau, PhD; Daniela Reis e Silva, MA; Regina Szylit, PhD; and Debra Wiegand, PhD
Track
Webcasting Day 1
Time
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
4/26/2018 4:00 PM

Webcasting Day 2

 
Includes 5 sessions on Friday, April 27, 2018
Track
Webcasting Day 2
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
4/27/2018 8:00 AM

Japanese Spiritual Practices Facing Elder Care & Bereavement
Carl Becker, PhD, DLitt
Track
Webcasting Day 2
Time
8:25 AM - 9:40 AM
4/27/2018 8:25 AM

A Family Grieves After Death by Drug Overdose: A Case Study
Joy McCrady, MSW, LCSW-C
Track
Webcasting Day 2
Time
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
4/27/2018 10:45 AM

A Variation of EMDR to Facilitate Grief and After Death Communications
John Jordan, PhD and Cesar Valdez, LMSW
Track
Webcasting Day 2
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
4/27/2018 1:00 PM

SuperHero Grief Explored By a Super Grief Panel: The Origin of Batman
Jill Harrington-LaMorie, DSW, LCSW; CHristopher Hall, MA, BEd; Robert A. Neimeyer, PhD; M. Katherine Shear, MD; Irwin Sandler, PhD; and Phyllis Kosminsky, PhD, LCSW
Track
Webcasting Day 2
Time
2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
4/27/2018 2:15 PM

Children don’t grieve alone: models of intervention for families
Presented by: Robin Goodman, PhD; David Kissane, MD; Judy Cohen, MD; Anthony Mannarino, PhD, and Elissa Brown, PhD
Track
Webcasting Day 2
Time
4:45 PM - 6:15 PM
4/27/2018 4:45 PM

Webcasting Day 3

 
Includes 6 sessions on Saturday, April 28, 2018.
Track
Webcasting Day 3
Time
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
4/28/2018 8:00 AM

Healing the Helpers: Releasing Vicarious Trauma to Prevent Burnout
Claudia Conen, CT, MTP
Track
Webcasting Day 3
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
4/28/2018 8:30 AM

How Dying is Under Siege and What Can Be Done
Helen Chapple, PhD
Track
Webcasting Day 3
Time
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM
4/28/2018 9:45 AM

A word scaffold: The use of bereavement memoirs in grief therapy
Katarzyna Malecka, PhD; Jamison S. Bottomley, MS; and Robert A. Neimeyer, PhD
Track
Webcasting Day 3
Time
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
4/28/2018 11:15 AM

The Tri-Dimensional Competency Model of Supervision
Pamela Malone, PhD and Mark de St. Aubin, LCSW
Track
Webcasting Day 3
Time
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
4/28/2018 1:30 PM

HOPE Lives On: Giving Voice to the Pain and Finding Hope through Art
Presented by: Krista Ball, MS
Track
Webcasting Day 3
Time
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
4/28/2018 2:45 PM

The AIDS Memorial Quilt Digital Memorial Project
Anne Balsamo, PhD (This is a keynote session. This session includes a message from ADEC Leadership.)
Track
Webcasting Day 3
Time
4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
4/28/2018 4:00 PM

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