PGDTWeb: A self-paced, online training in prolonged grief disorder therapy’s 7 signature principles and procedures.
In this 10-module course, you will learn how to diagnose and treat Prolonged Grief Disorder (PGD) using a simple and effective approach to help clients understand grief, manage emotional pain, imagine a promising future, strengthen relationships with friends and family members, tell the story of the death, live with reminders of the loss, and connect with memories.
This course will develop, strengthen or refresh your knowledge and skills for working with grieving clients through interactive exercises and case vignettes. You'll also receive immediate access to downloadable assessment tools, session outlines, therapy forms, and handouts for use with clients.
This course was developed and tested in collaboration with the Center for Telepsychology with funding from the National Institute of Mental Health.
196 clinicians who completed the course gave us feedback
99% would recommend it to colleagues
99% were satisfied or very satisfied
94% reported that they can apply the skills
The course is approved for 8.0 continuing education contact hours.
The Center for Prolonged Grief at Columbia School of Social Work is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners and State Board for Psychology as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers (#SW-0727), licensed marriage and family therapists (#MFT-0080), licensed mental health counselors (#MHC-0104) and licensed psychologists (#PSY-0150). This program is also approved by the American Psychological Association. The Center for Prolonged Grief maintains responsibility for the program content.
This program is also approved by the National Association of Social Workers through the Center for Telepsychology (Provider #886582271).