Men and Grief
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | BeginningThis course is not approved by NBCC for NCC certification renewal. To renew your NCC certification, view our list of NBCC specific approved courses.
CE Course Description
This course explores the different ways in which men react to and heal from grief and sadness. The course weaves in the complex web of biology and environment to illuminate how and why men may respond differently than women, as well as how their responses are similar. By exploring some of the different and similar emotional responses and their roots, the hope is to be better able to support one another through painful times.
CE Course Objectives
1. Recognize that individuals all grieve differently, despite gender; but that some similarities tend to exist among men.
2. Identify the emotions and behaviors that are and are not helpful or required for healing.
3. Be aware of talk and story-telling patterns that may be part of a man’s healing process.
4. Identify some of the myths around a man’s path to healing from loss.