After a loss, we often talk about a “new normal” and in these challenging times, there is even more to navigate.
Presented by the TAPS Institute for Hope and Healing®, this live connection with counselor Stephanie Heitkemper discusses four questions you can use to help you and your children find positive ways to cope.
Stephanie Heitkemper, MA, MFT, LPC, RPTStephanie specializes in working with children and families around change including grief, trauma, and transition. As a third culture child who was raised as military child, she experienced transitions often, inspiring her passion to educate and support children and families in their life transitions. Stephanie finds energy in utilizing play, creative expression and bibliotherapy in her practice and program creation. Stephanie is the owner of Resilient Minds Counseling, PLLC in the Denver Metro area and Camp Therapist for Camp Jo Jo. Camp Jo Jo focuses on supporting teens who have been impacted by suicide. Stephanie enjoys exploring Colorado with her three boxers.
This live connection is free and open to the public.
About the TAPS Institute for Hope and Healing®
The TAPS Institute for Hope and Healing® is positioned to be the national and worldwide leader in training and education for bereavement professionals, bereaved individuals, and grieving military and civilian families.
Through an alliance with the Hospice Foundation of America, the foremost leader in professional grief and loss education, the Institute will serve as a resource and training center, providing a hub for high-quality collaboration between professionals working in the field of grief and loss.
The Institute is where practical information on coping with loss will be accessible for all who seek current strategies, the most effective tools, and best practices for supporting those who are grieving and those who serve the grieving.
TAPS has teamed with the Hospice Foundation of America to educate caregivers, mental health professionals, clergy, funeral directors, casualty officers, the bereaved themselves, and so many others on the best ways to travel the grief journey. Together at the Institute, the two organizations will provide workshops, seminars, panel discussions, and more to train professionals and help individuals and families thrive after loss.
TAPS Institute for Hope and Healing® is located at TAPS Headquarters, 3033 Wilson Blvd., Third Floor, Arlington, VA 22201