Learn from two authors who have experienced the profound impact of suicide on their own lives.
In "Responding to Suicide" and "When a Loved One Dies by Suicide," Deacon Ed Shoener and Bishop John Dolan provide invaluable insights for pastoral leaders. This Teachable course covers essential topics, including:
- Dos and Don'ts When Talking About Suicide: Gain the knowledge and sensitivity required to address this sensitive topic appropriately.
- Guidance for Preaching and Planning Funerals: Learn how to navigate the unique challenges of memorializing those who have died by suicide.
- Understanding the Role of Mental Illnesses in Suicide: Explore the connection between mental health and suicide.
- Resource Lists for Grief and Professional Development: Access valuable tools to support those grieving and enhance your own professional growth.
- Protocols for Ministering After Suicide: Discover effective approaches for supporting school or parish communities in the aftermath of a suicide.
- Forming Parish Outreach Ministries: Get ideas for creating outreach programs that cater to the needs of those affected by suicide loss.
This course offers practical takeaways and heartfelt guidance from authors who have been personally touched by suicide, making it an invaluable resource for pastoral leaders.