AFTER DEATH CARE & HOME FUNERALS – June 16 & 17 2018, NY

Art-Of-Dying-Institute

June 16 & 17 2018 – New York

INTEGRATIVE THANATOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMNew York Open Center

A Two-Day Workshop
Saturday and Sunday, June 16 – 17, 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
$405 (Members & Nonmembers) Early Bird $370 by 5/8

Rev. Olivia Bareham demonstrates the role of the death midwife from the final breath through the 3-day home vigil and funeral until final disposition. Open to professional and non-professional end-of-life caregivers and anyone wishing to care for their loved ones naturally, at home, according to personal, religious and cultural traditions.

Topics to be covered include:

    • Unexpected death: holding space in the ER
    • Completing health care and death care directives
    • Stillbirth/infant death: bringing baby home
    • After-death rites and rituals, and sealing the chakras
    • Benefits of a 1- to 3-day home vigil
    • The death midwife kit
    • Care of the body (bathing, dressing, anointing)
    • Shrouding
    • Decorating the cremation casket
    • Laying the body in honor
    • Jewish and Muslim Tahara rituals
    • After-death traditions from around the world
    • Self-care for caregivers: preventing burnout

To Register for this workshop, please visit: New York Open Center

To learn more about the complete Integrative Thanatology Certificate Program offered by The Art of Dying Institute, please visit:  Thanatology Certificate Program

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