Counseling and Education Center Calendar

Yoga for Managing Grief Stress – August 17

Sheila Wenzel will guide you through simple breathing and stretching exercises designed to help you get energized when you need to face your day, and to help you get calm when you need rest and retreat. No skill or flexibility required! Mats and chairs will be provided. Thursday, August 17 6 – 7 p.m. The continue reading…

Journaling Through Grief – August 3

Marcia Vanard will guide you through a series of journaling exercises designed to help you grieve your loss, remember your loved one and rebuild your life. You will not be asked to share what you write! Journals will be provided, or you can bring your own. Thursday, August 3 6 – 7:30 p.m. The Lusk continue reading…

Mindfulness Workshop – July 13 and 20

Mindfulness is a special way of paying attention that can help you better cope with life’s stresses, including the stress of grief. In this two-part workshop, Kimberly Grove and Donna Anthony will guide you through a few simple techniques designed to enhance your sense of well-being. Thursdays, July 13 and 20 6 – 8 p.m. continue reading…

Lunch & Learn: Dementia Talk – June 15

Dementia Talk: Why do they do that . . . and what can I do about it? This workshop looks at the four most difficult dementia behaviors: bath wars, social problems, aggression and agitation. Learn practical approaches and strategies for addressing these problem behaviors. Presenters: Jodi Kolada, Director of Caregiver Education, Well-Spring Solutions Marcia Vanard, LCSW, continue reading…

Loss of Spouse Support Group – June and July 2017

The Counseling and Education Center Invites You to Participate in a Six-Session Support Group: Finding Our Way After the Loss of a Spouse or Constant Companion For many, the death of a spouse or partner is the most difficult loss they have ever faced. If this is true for you, you may benefit from connecting continue reading…

Overdose Loss Support Group – Ongoing

For persons grieving the overdose death of a loved one This is an ongoing support group, led by grief counselors from Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Counseling and Education Center. The group offers the opportunity to: Talk about your loss with those who have had a similar experience. Face the unique challenges of the continue reading…

Suicide Loss Support Group – 2017

Suicide Loss Support Group For Persons Who are Grieving the Suicide Death of a Loved One This is an ongoing support group, led by grief counselors from Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Counseling and Education Center. The group offers the opportunity to: Talk about your loss with those who have had a similar experience. Face continue reading…