Jul 31, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

SOWK 453 - Children’s Grief and Bereavement

4 Hour(s) Credit
Explores the psychosocial aspects of loss for children and teens. Builds on systems theory and knowledge of human behavior and development with a focus on the grief process and different types of loss, including traumatic and complicated loss. Offers an experiential learning requirement through the participation in a children’s grief camp, where students apply skills in grief support through art, play, music and other expressive approaches to guide children through grief expression. This is a hybrid class that includes online instruction and participation in face-to-face children’s grief volunteer activities.
Four hours per week.
Prerequisites Admission to the professional program or permission of instructor.