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Responding to the Many Faces of Grief

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Snell Building, Elgin General Hospital, St. Thomas

Presented by The Bereavement Resource Council of Elgin

Keynote speaker: Dr. Rose Marie Jaco PhD. Dr. Jaco's presentation will focus on workplace grief.

Four concurrent workshops will also be held as follows:

1) "Grief Relief," using laughter and tears as healing tools;

2) "Funerals: A Celebration of Life," exploring how today's funeral provides a meaningful way to say goodbye;

3) "Understanding Our Own Grief Experiences," examining how our experiences shape our responses; and

4) "Unique Challenges of Bereaved Parents," understanding the challenges and healing for parents and professionals.

Workshop fee is $50, which includes refreshments and lunch. For more information call BRCE at (519) 633-2149 or email at Registration is limited, so register early to avoid disappointment.