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A Guide for Grievers Workshop- Starkville

November 29, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm

“A Guide for Grievers”

Mark your calendars! Learn creative ways to express grief and loss, and how to support others through the grieving process. Through a partnership between Catholic Charities’ Parish Health Care Ministry and the Catholic Diocese of Jackson’s Office of Family Ministry, Bob Willis; artist, author, sculptor and grief specialist from Oklahoma City will present a half day workshop and a discussion on grief, and how to adapt to loss. Workshops will be offered at the following locations/times:

Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Hernando, November 28, 2018: 9:30 a.m.-1:30 PM

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Indianola, November 28, 2018: 5:30-9:00 PM;

St. Joseph Catholic Church, Starkville, November 29, 2018: 12:30 – 5:00 PM

St. Joseph Catholic Church, Gluckstadt, November 30, 2018: 12:00 – 4:00 PM.

The workshops are open to all throughout the Diocese who would like to participate. Three Continuing Education (CE) contact hours are available for nurses and social workers who attend the workshops. This is a wonderful opportunity for parishes, other churches, and organizations to come together and receive the proper training to help start a grief support group.

Details:  To register, and for more details, please contact: Sister Pat Clemen, Coordinator of Parish Health Ministry at 601-213-6378, or via email:, or Charlene Bearden, Coordinator of Family Ministry at 601-960-8487, or via email:


November 29, 2018
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Charlene Bearden


St. Joseph Church, Starkville
607 University Drive
Starkville, MS 39759-3439 United States
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