Bereavement Lecture Series Open to the community, no charge
Journeying Through Grief.... Mind, Body, Heart and Spirit
Diet, Nutrition & Grief
Monday, Oct. 21, 4:00pm at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church.
Presenter, Erin Brudz, Clinical Nutritionist Manager and Registered Dietitian at Sisters Hospital.
Grief can affect our eating habits and a healthy diet. One may suffer from a lack of appetite or ignore valuable nutrition. A registered dietitian/nutritionist from the Catholic Health System will focus on nourishing the body and address how certain food can be helpful for the body when one is experiencing grief.
Handling the Holidays
The holiday season is not always greeted with happy anticipation. Grief may make it difficult to carry on as usual. Practical tips and strategies will be discussed for handling the holidays, to help you find your way through the season.
Monday, Nov. 4, 4:00pm at St. Aloysius Gonzaga Church
Presenter, Beth Lenegan, Ph.D is the Director of Pastoral Care at Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Dr. Lenegan has more than 35 years of pastoral care experience and serves on the board of the National Association of Catholic Chaplains.
Tuesday, Nov. 19, 7:00pm at Mt. Olivet Cemetery
Presenter, Cindy Tichenor, has served for over twenty years as a facilitator of her parish Bereavement Support Group.
Please check our website calendar for future “Lecture Series” as well as our grief services schedule throughout the year.