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Monthly Drop-in Group: They Said What?!

March 9 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

A session for bereaved adults to discuss dealing with insensitive comments, both intended and unintended, after the loss of a loved one.

About this event

This session provides a safe space for bereaved adults to discuss dealing with insensitive comments, both intended and unintended, after the loss of a loved one.

TALK ABOUT why people make insensitive comments

SHARE comments that have been made to you

LEARN responses and ways to deal with unwanted advice

Please note: this group is only available to Ontario residents.

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This program is brought to you by Good Grief! Bereavement Healing Services, a registered charity. This monthly drop-in group is offered free of charge – donations are graciously accepted.

Meet the Facilitators

Eileen Jadd, MA, RSW, has been working for community service organizations in Toronto, both professionally and as a volunteer for over 25 years. Having obtained her certificate in Bereavement Education from the University of Toronto Social Work Continuing Education Department, Eileen began her role as a group facilitator and Bereavement Educator and has been focusing her skills in assisting the underserved grief-stricken population of the GTA.

Justine Silver, BSc, CMP, was thrown into the world of grieving after the unexpected passing of her husband several years ago. With the support of family, friends, professional and group counselling, Justine was able to access tools and techniques to help her move forward. She combines these skills and professional experience to help others navigate through loss, creating a welcoming group experience. Justine is passionate about group support as a tool for healing and facilitates a pet loss support group.

Details

Date:
March 9
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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