2014 Presentation Links:

"YIPES!!! What Do I Do When the Puzzle Pieces Don't Fit?" (12 page PDF)
Susan A. Adams, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Counseling and Development, Texas Women's College, Denton, Texas

Normal Grief, PTSD Handout (10 page PDF)

Sudden Loss, Trauma and Personal Crisis: Coping with the Aftermath (6 page PDF)
Robert G. Stevenson, Ed.D., Associate Professor, Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, N.Y.

Interventions for the Forgotten Mourners – Emerging Adults in Traumatic Grief (4 page PDF)
Patricia Grace, Faculty/Counselor, Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College, Cloquet, Minn.
Coral Popowitz, MA, MSW, LGSW, Executive Director, Children's Grief Connection of Minnesota, Willow River, Minn.

It Didn't Happen To Me, So Why am I Hurting? Secondary Traumatization Among Healthcare Workers (4 page PDF)
Richard Forest, D.Min., CT, Chaplain, Norton Healthcare/Kosair Children's Hospital, Louisville, Ky.

Traumatic Loss:  An Existentialist Perspective (4 page PDF)
Neil Thompson, B.A.(Hon.), C.Q.S.W., M.B.A., Ph.D., DLitt., Q.D.R., F.H.E.A., F.C.I.P.D., F.R.S.A., Managing Director, Avenue Consulting Ltd., Wales, U.K.

Recognizing Complicated Grief when Treating Traumatic Grief Clients (9 page PDF)
Marcia Williams, MSN, MS, LPC, Systematic Perspectives - Mental Health Clinic, Brockfield, Wis.

Understanding Traumatic Loss in Public Safety Officers: A Case Example​ (5 page PDF) 
Daniel M. Rudofossi, Psy.D., Ph.D., Ret. Sgt., New York Police Department

Wounded Warriors at Risk: The Relationship Between Psychological Disorders and Suicide (5 page PDF) 
Pat Markos, Director, Institute for Professional Studies in Education, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, Wis.

Pouring Salt in an Open Grief: The Traumatizing Antics of the Westboro Baptist Church (19 page PDF)
Harold Ivan Smith, DMin, FT, Thanatologist, self-employed, Kansas City, Missouri

The Aeschi (Switzerland) Conference & Philosophy: Meeting the Suicidal Person (7 page PDF)
Janet McCord, Ph.D., F.T., Associate Professor of Thanatology; Director, Edwin S. Shneidman Program in Thanatology, Marian University, Fond du Lac, Wis.

Family Therapy in the Context of Traumatic Losses (9 page PDF)
Stephanie Rabenstein, M.Sc., R.M.F.T., Child and Family Therapist, Child & Adolescent Mental Health Care Program-Outpatient Children's Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada

References for Family Therapy in the Context of Traumatic Losses (8 page PDF)

“Your Experience of My Experience... Whoa!  Are We In the Same Place?” (5 page PDF)
Andrew J. Vitale, BA, CT, Author, Director of Spiritual Care, Loves Park, Ill.

The President as “Consoler-in-Chief”: Stepping into the Limelight National Traumatic (31 page PDF)
Harold Ivan Smith, D.Min., F.T., Thanatologist, self-employed, Kansas City, Mo.

How to Say “IT” When No One Can: Death Notification & Children, Teen, Adult Grief After Sudden and Traumatic Death (13 page PDF)
Michelle A. Post, M.A., L.M.F.T., Manager, Donor Family Aftercare, OneLegacy a donation life organization, Los Angeles, Calif.

All Handouts (40 page PDF)


Archives of Presentation Handouts:

2013 Conference (2 page PDF)
2012 Conference (1 page PDF)
2011 Conference (1 page PDF)