February 1, 2022 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Virtual Event
$40.00 Regular $38.00 Licensed Pro $20.00 Student/Intern/Retired
CASAT Learning

Session One of Navigating the Grief Experience: A Workshop Series LIVE WEBINAR

Session one of the navigating grief series combines current grief research and mindfulness practices to bring tools and strategies to the practitioner’s toolkit. Practitioners will be able to use this knowledge to better support themselves and their clients.
  • learn about research pertaining to meditation, mindfulness, and grief
  •  understand how mindful practices can support you personally and professionally
  • explore ways to support the experience of grief through mindful practices
  • practice mindful techniques
Presented by: Adrian Matt Zytkoskee, PhD and Theresa Skaar, PhD

Dr. Matt Zytkoskee has taught writing in university and community settings since 2007 and focuses his work upon narrative medicine and the use of writing as a therapeutic practice. Beyond his education in this area, as a widower, Dr. Matt has personally used these techniques to support and guide his own healing process.

Dr. Theresa B. Skaar is an educator and qualified mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) teacher. Theresa focuses on connection and mindfulness in her research, specifically exploring sensitive topics such as grief, aging, death, and dying. She is passionate about connection, and the experiences that we all share that can be difficult to talk about. Theresa is committed to bringing light to these challenging topics.

Continuing Education Units:
This training is approved for 2 CEUs by the following professional organizations:
  • National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)*
  • International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)
*CASAT has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6492. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CASAT is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug, & Gambling Counselors
  • Nevada State Board of Nursing
  • Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists and Clinical Professional Counselors
  • State of Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers
The opinions, findings, conclusions, and recommendations expressed in our courses are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of CASAT.

Interested in sessions 2 and 3 of Navigating the Grief Experience: A Workshop Series?  Click here to register for Session 2Click here to register for Session 3All sessions can be taken separately and are not required as prerequisites. 

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