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Children Grieve Too: Providing compassionate care for child grievers




Course Information

Title: Children Grieve Too: Providing compassionate care for child grievers


Course start date: Friday, July 14, 2023 9:00 AM to 12:15 PM




Registration & Payment



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Registration cost: $79.00


Last day to register: 7/14/2023 6:00 AM




Course Description

This training will address common misconceptions about childhood and adolescent grief and the wide range of ways grief shows up for children and teenagers. Misconceptions will be paired with practical solutions that can be utilized in diverse clinical settings. In addition, this training will encourage participants to reflect upon their own anxieties surrounding death, dying, and grief.




Objective 1: Following the course the attendee can name three common misconceptions regarding children experiencing grief.

Objective 2: Following the course the attendee can list three approaches to reframe the common misconceptions of children experiencing grief.

Objective 3: Following the course the attendee can describe several activities that can be used with children to promote sharing feelings regarding grief.




Kailey earned her Bachelor of Arts from Mount Vernon Nazarene University in 2012 and finished her Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Ashland Theological Seminary in 2015. Kailey has a background in hospice work and feels that companioning and advocating for grievers is her life's passion. Kailey believes that grief is not a problem to be solved or a diagnosis to fix.

Kailey's goal through her trainings, groups, and individual counseling sessions is to create a refuge where the normal plethora of emotions of grief are normalized and accepted as valid. Kailey specializes in working with individuals of all ages, with special interest and care given to children's bereavement, complicated grief, perinatal loss, and chronic illness. Kailey has completed training at the center for loss and life transition and is a licensed clinical thanatologist. Kailey is also an adjunct professor at Ashland Theological seminary where she teaches grief and crisis counseling courses. Kailey is currently a doctoral student in counselor education and supervision at Ohio University.


CEU: Units - 3


Please note that attendees must be present for the entirety of the course to obtain credit.

  • Check-in will start at 8:30 A.M.


Professional Approvals

CASAL is a Sponsored Provider for continuing education through the State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage and Family Therapist Board. The approval number for this course is to be determined .

CASAL is also approved as a provider of continuing education for psychologists by the Ohio Psychological Association Office of Mandatory Continuing Education (OPA-MCE). Our Approved Provider # is 340966056.

CSU Alumni

Contact your College or School for information regarding available Alumni discount programs. Email cecasal@csuohio.edu


Disability Services

Cleveland State University serves hundreds of students with a variety of disabilities, including learning disabilities, chronic health issues, attention deficit disorders, psychological conditions, visual impairments, mobility impairments, and hearing impairments. Anyone requesting accommodations due to a disability should make her or his request through the Office of Disability Services. Cleveland State University is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

Refund Policy

Cleveland State University Division of Continuing and Extended Education Cancellation Refund Policy.


Refund to original payment is made at 100% when a registrant cancels attendance at least two business days before the start of the first class. There are no refunds for a cancellation with less than 48 hours' notice. After class starts, there are no changes or cancellations. Credit card refunds take 7-10 business days to show up on your credit card statement. Cash refunds by check take 10 to 14 business days to process.

Contact Us

Questions regarding the course email cecasal@csuohio.edu or call (216) 523-7234.



This course is a live webinar.

The webinar information will be included in the confirmation email.


If you are having trouble finding the location the day of the event please call the event organizer at 216.387.2142


Thank you very much for your registration to the course.

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