Chesapeake Life Center

Providing a variety of support services and education to individuals in places of transition resulting from the death of a loved one, an unexpected diagnosis or an unanticipated event.

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Introduction to Writing to Heal Grief

Learn how to use writing to benefit the healing process
Facilitated by Award-Winning Author, Laura Oliver, MFA

Friday, October 17, 2014  ~ slide-3 thumb9:30 a.m. to Noon

90 Ritchie Highway Pasadena, Maryland

 This workshop will empower participants to move forward with new tools to increase wellbeing and optimism.  Writing methods that release the past, insipire helpful insights, and uplift us will be learned.  Participants will do some writing in the room and leave with a set of prompts and techniques to develop a healing writing practice of their own.        

Register today by calling 888.501.7077.  Cost is $25.  

Life after a Suicide Loss

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Guest Presenter Eric Marcus
Senior Director for Loss and Bereavement Programs for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and Author

 Tuesday, October 21, 2014

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  (Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for registration and networking. Light refreshments provided.)

90 Ritchie Highway 
Pasadena, Maryland 21122

2 CE credits for social workers licensed by Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners

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This educational program is made possible by a grant from St. Margaret’s Church Annapolis, Maryland.  This is a free event but space is limited.  Register online or by calling 888.501.7077.

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Upcoming Opportunities

  • Evening Grief Support Group: Finding Strength, Restoring Hope +

    Thursdays, October 9 - November 13 from 6 - 7:30 p.m.

    This six-week faciliated support group is for anyone over 18 years of age grieving the death of a loved one.  The group allows participants an opportunity to learn grief themes and discover strategies that promote healing.

    Location: 90 Ritchie Highway Pasadena, Maryland

    Please call 888.501.7077 to register.  

  • Widow/Widower Grief Support Group +

    Tuesdays, November 11 - December 16 from 2 - 3:30 p.m.

    For those grieving the death of a spouse or life partner, Chesapeake Life Center offers this six-week faciliated support group.

    Location: 90 Richie Highway Pasadena, MD

    Please contact us at 888.501.7077 to register.  If you are career-aged and seeking an evening support group, please inquire about our monthly drop-in support group for career-aged widow/widowers.  

  • Writing to Heal Grief +

     

    Introduction to Writing to Heal Grief
    Friday, October 17 ~ 9:30 a.m. to noon
    Facilitated by award-winning author, Laura Oliver MFA

    Learn how to use writing to benefit the healing process.  The goal of this workshop is to empower participants to move forward with new tools to increase wellbeing and optimism.  Attendees will learn writing methods that release the past, inspire helpful insights, and uplift them.  Cost is $25.  Please call 888.501.7077 to register.

    Location: 90 Ritchie Highway Pasadena, Maryland 

     

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