Helping Children and Families Cope with Loss and Transition
Dates & Times:
Thursday, May 16, 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, May 18, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday, May 20-24, 5:00-9:00 p.m.
This is three-week accelerated graduate level course presenting theory, research, and clinical evidence concerning the effects of loss and transition on children's coping patterns and development. Explores concepts of vulnerability and resilience and practical methods for helping children develop skills to cope with life changes including illness, divorce, death, moving, natural disasters, and school transitions.
Paul Thayer, MA MDiv, DMin, Chair, Child Life and Family Studies/Associate Professor, Child Life and Family Studies, Wheelock College
Tuition and Registration Fees:
Professional Development/Continuing Education (36 PDPs/3.6 CEUs): $585
Non-matriculated student (3 graduate credits): $975