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Bereaved Parent Support Group – July 12

July 12, 2018, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., St. Paul

A support group for bereaved parents & guardians

Living with Grief – Grandparent and Close Extended Family Member Grief

July 26, 2018, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Minneapolis

The death of a child impacts an entire family. This special session is designed to recognize and support grandparents and close adult extended family members in their grief.

Living with Grief – Secondary Losses in Grief

August 30, 2018 5:30 p.m. – August 19, 2018 7:30 p.m., St. Paul

Losing a child brings excruciating pain and sadness. The ripple effect of secondary losses happens over time, such as loss of future, loss of identity or losses related to relationship changes. Join in a discussion regarding identification of secondary losses, as well as the importance of support through the process of grief.

Living with Grief – The Death of a Child Who is a Part of a Multiple

September 19, 2018, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Minneapolis

This session addresses the unique grief of raising your living child(ren) when their twin, triplet or multiple has died.

28th Annual Practical Pediatrics for Primary Care

September 27, 2018 8 a.m. – September 28, 2018 4 p.m., St. Paul

Mark your calendars and plan to join your colleagues at the 28th Annual Practical Pediatrics for Primary Care Conference. This two-day program will offer practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances important to your practice.  Focus areas this year will be: Mental/Behavioral Health, Endocrine and Dermatology. More information to come!

Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon and TC 10-mile

October 7, 2018, 12 a.m. – 2 p.m., Minneapolis

Go the extra mile by running the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon or TC 10-mile and fundraising on behalf of Children's Team Superstars. Learn More here. 

Living with Grief – Spirituality and Grief

October 23, 2018, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., St. Paul

Explore how spirituality may impact an individual’s grief. Special attention will be given to describing spirituality and the ways in which it can be a resource amidst grief.

Living with Grief – Am I experiencing grief or depression?

November 15, 2018, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Minneapolis

Given the overlap in grief and depression symptoms, it can be hard for a parent to know what they are experiencing. Come learn about some signs which may indicate the need for additional support.

Living with Grief – Grief several years down the road

December 13, 2018, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Minneapolis

Join a panel of bereaved parents who are a number of years down the road in their grief. They will share thoughts on coping, wisdom from challenges met, and ideas for birthdays, anniversaries, holidays and daily life.