UpliftedCare Community Grief Center 3115 N 1000 W Road
Bourbonnais, IL Get Directions
Protecting your Professional Boundaries in Hospice Social Services, Spiritual Care and Counseling
Bring your leadership, clinical, social services, bereavement counselors and chaplain staff!
Tour the newly opened Community Grief Center after the presentation
Guest Speaker: Amber Residori, MSW, Ed.D.
Dr. Residori is the dean of the College of Professional Studies at Olivet Nazarene University. She previously served as the dean of the School of Life & Health Sciences, Chair of the Social Work & Criminal Justice Department, and Professor of Social Work.
Annual Education Conference
2022 Annual Education Conference
The Illinois Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (IL-HPCO) invites you to our Annual Fall Education Conference scheduled for October 10th & 11th, 2022 at NIU Naperville.
The theme for this year’s conference is Coming Together Again.
Grief in the Context of Military Culture Tuesday, June 7th, 2022: 9:00am-10:30am CDT Speakers: Joe Morales, LCSW – Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital Tiffany Cunnally, LCSW– Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital Objectives:
Identify components that are integrated into military culture and identity
Develop an understanding of how military culture is formed
Increase awareness to how culture and experiences can present in grief and loss
Explore how familiarity with military culture can help inform your practice and interactions with Veterans
VA – Recognized Presumptive Conditions; What Qualifies a Veteran for Benefits? – 1.5 CEs Tuesday, February 15th, 2022: 9:00am-10:30am CT Speakers: Andrew Balafas – VITAS Healthcare
Jake Zimmerman – Superintendent, Veterans Assistance Commission of Kane County