Free NAADAC Webinar

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 @ 3-4:30pm ET (2CT/1MT/12PT)

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CE Credit: Online CE Quiz
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This webinar with help participants explore the various components of grief and loss. It will identify different losses in an individual's life. It will look at the various forms of grief:  anticipatory, complicated, and disenfranchised. It will help participants identify how grief affects individuals from a physical, emotional, cognitive, behavioral, and spiritual perspective. It will address when grief is complicated and ways to help individuals address complicated grief. This webinar will also help participants identify warning signs associated with grief and loss, and how to support individuals who are experiencing intense emotions. 

Learning Objectives
  • Understand the components of grief and loss, dispel myth and misconceptions about grief and loss, and explore how grief affects individuals from a physical, emotional/psychological, behavioral, and spiritual perspective.
  • Define complicated grief, identify when grief is complicated, and explore ways to help individuals address complicated grief.
  • Identify warning signs associated with grief and loss, and how to support individuals who are experiencing intense emotions.

Education is FREE to all professionals

Earn Continuing Education Hours (CEs)

If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a Certificate of Completion to verify the continuing education hours you spent learning. To apply (only after watching the webinar), complete and pass the online CE Quiz at the top of this page. NAADAC members receive a CE certificate for 1.5 CEs for free. Non-members of NAADAC can receive 1.5 CEs for $20 (make payment here). A CE certificate will be emailed to you within 21 days of submission and receiving payment, if applicable. Click here for a complete list of who accepts NAADAC continuing education hours.


Lisa Connors, LCPC, NCC, MAC, ABD, teaches various chemical dependency/substance use disorder courses as a Professor at Anne Arundel Community College. She has also conducted many trainings, workshops, seminars, and presentations for various organizations, such as NASW, Maryland Counseling Association, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Prince George's County, National Sexual Assault Conference, and many other organizations. Connors has also conducted many Employee Assistance Trainings for ComPsych. As a member of NAADAC, she has participated in numerous trainings. In addition, Connors is a licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC), and specializes in clinical work with clients for co-occurring issues.

Who Should Attend

Addiction professionals, employee assistance professionals, social workers, mental health counselors, professional counselors, psychologists, and other helping professionals that are interested in learning about addiction-related matters.

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