Coping with Death: Counselling, Support Groups and Alternative Therapies

Code: HEAL1530

Course description

Various coping strategies for individuals experiencing grief and loss will be introduced in this course. Students examine the mourning process; they survey different counselling theories and approaches and identify groups and organizations dedicated to grief and bereavement issues. In addition, emerging trends such as art therapy, journaling and online communities are presented.

Course details

Hours: 36
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $384.48
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 36
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: The Mourning Handbook Author: Helen Fitzgerald Publisher: Simon and Schuster Edition: current ISBN: 9780684801612

Textbook title: How To Go On Living When Someone You Love Dies Author: Dr. Therese Rando Publisher: Random House Edition: ISBN: 9780553352696

Host college: CL

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.