Death, Dying and Grief, Module 2: Cultural and Gender Approaches to Grief
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 3:00 PM (EST)
Module 2: Cultural and Gender Approaches to Grief
This module will explore the different ways individuals, both men and women, express grief and adapt. We will examine the mourning traditions of different cultures and explore a number of different strategies to work through grief with the aim of increasing sensitivity and understanding which we bring to the issue of death.
- Discover how men and women process grief
- Become aware of cultural differences in expressing grief
- Learn different strategies to effectively process grief
- Become aware how different religious and cultural groups react to death