Registration for Summer Institute

Please fill out the form below to complete step 1 of the registration process. Once you complete the form, you will be taken to the payment page where you can complete step 2.
The National Center for Death Education

2015 Summer Institute on Grief and Loss

July 20 – July 24, 2015

Online Registration and Payment Available. To Register by Mail, Please Print out and Return this Form.


For complete information regarding seminar description, learning objectives and speakers, click individual workshop.

Monday, July 20, 2015

Title: Catching Your Breath in Grief: A Workshop for Caregivers

Instructor: Thomas Attig

This program has been approved for 6 Social Work Continuing Education hours for re-licensure, in accordance with 258CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D 70733.


Tuesday, July 21, 2015.

Title: Dying, Death, and Grief in the Digital Age

Instructor: Carla Sofka


Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Title:  African American Youth Bereavement: Beyond Survival After Traumatic Loss

Instructor: Annette March-Grier


Thursday, July 23, 2015

Title: From Battlefield to Street: An Awareness Program on Veterans’ Grief and Loss

Instructor: Tom Greenhalgh


Friday, July 24, 2015

Title: Spiritual Care for Dying Children and Their Families

Instructor: Beverly Isley Landreth


            NCDE Summer Institute Tuition

One/two workshops: $145/workshop

Three/Four workshops: $140/workshop

Five workshops: $135.00/workshop

Dorm Room Reservations

On campus, air conditioned dormitory rooms available. $50 per night. Please email Diane Moran to reserve room(s) at