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Workshop presented by presented by
The National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement
TOPIC: Supporting Grieving Students in Schools
The first module will help school staff understand the experience of the grieving student and includes information about how children understand death and express their grief.
The second module presents practical suggestions about how school staff can initiate the conversation and offer support to the grieving student.
The third module presents practical guidance about how to coordinate resources and manage special issues while you support the grieving child.
Thomas Demaria, PhD
Dr. Demaria is an expert in psychological trauma response and an adjunct professor in the clinical psychology doctoral program at Long Island University. He assists with coordination of the National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement's Coalition to Support Grieving Students initiative and provides consultation to schools dealing with crisis and loss.
School Administrators, Child Study Team, Student Services, School Counselors, Teachers, School Nurses