Since 2000, Uplift Center for Grieving Children has supported Philadelphia's grieving children and families. We invite you to join us on Children's Grief Awareness Day (Thursday, November 19) as we present a partial viewing of WPSU's documentary "Speaking Grief" and our first livestream panel discussion.
Moderated by Uplift's Clinical Director, Kevin Carter, MSW, LCSW, "Speaking Grief for 20 Years" recognizes the unique challenges and strengths of grieving children and caregivers in the City of Philadelphia, and brings together a panel of experts to discuss ways that we can increase healing and supportive environments for children.
Guests for this panel include:
Dr. Jayme Banks, PsyD, MBA - Deputy Chief of Prevention, Intervention and Trauma, School District of Philadelphia
Chantay Love, MHSA - Programming Manager, EMIR Healing Center
Crystal Wortham, MSW, LSW - Family Services Coordinator, Uplift Center for Grieving Children
Teresa Méndez-Quigley, MSW - Special Populations Coordinator, Uplift Center for Grieving Children