Course Type

Brief Learning Series

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This Too is Grief: Coping with Non-Death COVID Losses


COVID-19 has increased challenges and distress from non-death losses – such as the loss of a job or loss of routine. This course draws on current research, contemporary grief and loss theory, and clinical experience to discuss strategies for coping with non-death losses during COVID, and supporting others.

Participants will learn:

  1. Common losses associated with Covid-19 that may evoke grief experiences
  2. Specific challenges related to mourning non-death losses
  3. Strategies for coping with non-death losses and supporting others who have experienced non-death losses

What to expect

This course will include film clips and large group discussions. We invite participants to be on camera.


This course is open to staff of any non-profit organization or government agency that delivers social services in NYC.