This course will help you understand and normalize grief responses related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and includes a discussion of ambiguous loss and disenfranchised grief. Participants will become familiar with the Dual Process Model of Grief and be able to utilize it for planning effective interventions.
Target Audience: This is course is designed for social workers at all levels of experience and licensure to explore or gain a better working knowledge of grief responses related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Course created on July 27, 2020
Course Type: Video
CE/CEU Offered: AK/1.0; AL/1.0; AR/1.0; ASWB ACE/1.0; AZ/1.0; CA/1.0; CE Broker/1.0 Home Study, General (FL), Continuing Education (OH), Continuing Education By A Social Worker (SC), CE Broker #20-706755; CO/1.0; CT/1.0; DC/1.0; DE/1.0; FL/1.0; GA/1.0; HI/1.0; IA/1.0; IACET/0.1; ID/1.0; IL/1.0; IN/1.0; KS/1.0; KY/1.0; LA/1.0; MA/1.0; MD/1.0; ME/1.0; MI/1.0; MN/1.0; MO/1.0; MS/1.0; MT/1.0; NC/1.0; ND/1.0; NE/1.0; NH/1.0; NJ (ASWB ACE)/1.0; NM/1.0; NV/1.0; NY-Contact Hours/1.0 Self-Study; OH/1.0; OK/1.0; OR/1.0; PA/1.0; RI/1.0; SC/1.0; SD/1.0; TN/1.0; TX/1.0; UT/1.0; VA/1.0; VT/1.0; WA/1.0; WI/1.0; WV/1.0; WY/1.0
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize a broader perspective of loss and grief, including primary, secondary, and symbolic loss, as well as, common grief reactions.
- After this course, participants will be able to apply the concepts of ambiguous loss and disenfranchised grief to the COVID-19 pandemic and other similar events.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how to utilize the Dual Process Model to plan and implement effective interventions.
|5-10 Minutes||Understanding the Problem|
|20-30 Minutes||Loss due to death|
|30-40 Minutes||Non-death losses|
|40-50 Minutes||Coping with loss|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Tami J. Micsky
DSW, MSSA LSW, CT
Dr. Tami Micsky is an Assistant Professor of Social Work at Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. She is an Adjunct Professor at Mercyhurst and Aurora Universities and is Contributing Faculty in the MSW program at Walden University. Dr. Micsky is a Licensed Social Worker and Certified Thanatologist, who has been working with children, teens, and young adults for over twenty years. Dr. Micsky received her BSW from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, her MSSA from Case Western Reserve University, and a DSW from Millersville & Kutztown Universities. Dr. Micsky is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, the Council on Social Work Education, the Association of Baccalaureate Program Directors, and the Association of Death Education and Counseling.
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