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December 2016 Seminar

Grief Support During the Holidays

Presented by: Sylvia Havlish
Coordinator of Bereavement Ministry for Lutheran Congregational Services

The holidays can be a very trying time for someone who has lost a loved one–no matter how long ago that loss occurred. Join us as we learn to navigate the holiday minefields and how those grieving can help themselves during this difficult time. We will also explore ways that friends and family can help support the grieving individual.

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Thursday, December 1, 2016
8:15 – 9:15 am
The McGlinn Conference and Spirituality Center
460 St.
Bernardine St. Reading, PA 19607

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Coalition News

Media CoverageSince January of 2009, the Reading Eagle has published reviews of our monthly seminars and conferences over 17 times. We would like to thank them for their continued support of the Coalition.

1. Seeking Evolution in Treatment for Addiction - April 6, 2016 – Click here to read the article.

2. Seeking Death with Dignity – March 16, 2015 - Click here to read the article.

3. Carolyn Quinn – Music For The Journey – January 29, 2013 – Click here to read the article.

4. Rev. David Duquette – A Blue Christmas – December 22, 2012 – Click here to read the article.

5. 2012 Annual Conference – November 7, 2012 – Click here to read article one. Click here to read article two.

6. Dr. Edward Hanna – Mediation for family disagreements that stem from end-of-life issues – February 19, 2012 – Click here to read the article.

7. Barb Bieber – Cancer Challenges and Resources – August  Seminar 2011 Click here to read the article.

8. State Of The Coalition – A review of the Coalition’s success and future plans – June 2, 2011 – Click here to read the article.

9. Rev. Joyce Christman – Loss of A Baby – May Seminar 2011 – Click here to read the article.

10. Dr. Edward B. Michalik – Suicide Prevention – March Seminar 2011 – Click here to read the article.

11. Gary R. Hawkins – Technology/Society/Suicide – March 2011 -Eagle Reporter Mary Young – Click here.

12. Jamal Abodalo – From Keening to Quiet Acceptance, Cultural Reactions to Death Vary Greatly – November Conference 2010 -  Click here to read the article.

13. Janet A. Hivner/Jay Harris – Organ Donation & You – October Seminar 2010 – Click here to read the article.

14. Lilly Tryon – Berks Parish Nurses In Our Community – April Seminar 2010 – Click here to read the article.

15. Rev. Dr. Gregory Stoddard – Palpable Power of Presence – February Seminar 2010 – Click here to read the article.

16. Dr. Daniel B. Kimball – Universal Healthcare – January Seminar 2010 – Click here to read the article.

17. Domer Leibensperger – Ashes to Ashes – Cremations On The Rise – May Seminar 2009 – Click here to read the article.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

18. Dr. Henriette Alban – Near Death Experiences – February Seminar 2012 – Read the article by clicking here.

19. Caroline Baker – The History of Black Funerals – January Seminar 2009 – Click here to read the article.