Association for Death Education and Counseling [ADEC] in Conversation: Coronavirus 2019

 

ADEC in Conversation: Coronavirus 2019

ADEC in Conversation: Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19)

A Special Series of Panel Discussions and Interviews from ADEC
Members and Leaders in the Field

Facilitated by Dr. Jill Harrington
Chair, ADEC Concurrent Program
Conference Planning Committee


COVID-19: Grief, Bereavement, and Death at a Distance: Perspectives on The Impact to the Community

Panelists:

  • Private Practice Perspective: Phyllis Kosminsky, PhD, ADEC President
  • Community Hospice Perspective: Patti Anewalt, PhD, Director of Pathways Center for Grief & Loss
  • Academic Perspective: Tashel Bordere, PhD,University of Missouri 
  • Chaplaincy Perspective: Rick Forrest, PhD, Chaplain, Norton Children’s Hospital
  • Funeral Perspective: Becky Lomaka, Director of Grief Support, O’Connor Mortuary
  • Faith, Rites, and Rituals Perspective: Bill Hoy, PhD, Baylor University

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COVID-19: Best Practices in Grief and Bereavement Tele-therapy

A Conversation with Wendy Lichtenthal, PhD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

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COVID-19: Grief, Loss of the Assumptive World and Meaning-Making

A Conversation with Robert Neimeyer, PhD, Portland Institute for Loss & Transition

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COVID-19 and Complicated Grief 

A Conversation with M. Katherine Shear, M.D., Columbia University School of Social Work, Center for Complicated Grief

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COVID-19: Pandemic, Grief, Loss and Suicidality

Panelists:

  • Jack Jordan, PhD, Private Practice
  • Kim Ruocco, MSW, TAPS Vice President, Suicide Prevention & Postvention
  • Melinda Moore, PhD, Eastern Kentucky University
  • Dr. Jill Harrington, DSW, Private Practice
Video coming soon!

COVID-19: Perspectives from Past Presidents

Panelist:

  • Ken Doka, PhD, Disenfranchised Grief, Senior Consultant, The Hospice Foundation of America
  • Carla Sofka, PhD, LCSW, Grief & Death in the Digital Age, Siena College
  • Heather Servarty-Seib, PhD, Grief, Loss & College Students, Purdue University
  • Howard Winokuer, PhD, Self-Care and Compassion, Private Practice
Video coming soon!

COVID-19 and Non-Death Loss 

A Conversation with Darcy Harris, PhD, FT, Associate Professor, Thanatology Coordinator, King’s University College at Western University, Ontario, Canada

Video coming soon!


COVID-19: Grief, Bereavement, and Death at a Distance: International Perspectives on the Impact to Worldwide Communities

Panelists:

  • Christopher Hall, MA (Australia)
  • Carl Becker, PhD, DLitt (Japan)
  • Andy Hy Ho, PhD, EdD, MFT, FT (Singapore)
  • Darcy Harris, PhD, FT (Canada)
  • Danai Papadatou, PhD (Greece)
  • Stephen Connor, PhD (Worldwide Hospice Palliative Care Alliance, Washington, D.C.)
Video coming soon!

COVID-19: Losses Facing Children and Adolescents, Delivery of Services & Coping

Panelists:

  • Donna Schuurman, PhD, The Dougy Center
  • Brook Griese, PhD, Judi’s House, JAG Institute
  • Irwin Sandler, PhD, Arizona State University
  • Julie Kaplow, PhD, ABPP, Founder, SAMHSA-funded Trauma and Grief (TAG) Center, Houston, Texas
Video coming soon!

COVID-19: Grief & Resilience: Coping with Uncertainty and the Power of Positive Thinking

Panelists:

  • Peggy Whiting, Ed.D., LPCS, FT, Professor, North Carolina Central University
  • Rob Zucker, MA, LCSW, FT, Author, “The Journey Through Grief and Loss”
  • Heidi Horsley, PsyD, MS, LCSW, Open to Hope Foundation; Adjunct Professor Columbia University School of Social Work

Video coming soon!


COVID-19: Learning About Restorative Retelling and Resilience in the Face of Loss

Panelists:

  • Edward Rynearson, M.D., Grief Services, Virginia Mason, Seattle, Washington
  • Laura Takacs, LICSW, MPH, Grief Services, Virginia Mason, Seattle, Washington

Video coming soon!