Diocese of Rockville Centre

For Immediate Release

02 February 2014


Bishop Perez Keynotes Diocese of Rockville Centre Bereavement Conference
Day-long Conference Set for March 22, 2014

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. – February 27, 2014 --The Diocesan Bereavement Conference will be held on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at Kellenberg Memorial High School, Uniondale. The theme of the conference is “Strength & Hope For the Journey.”
Keynote Address-The Human Process of Grief: A Journey of Healing, A Journey of Faith given by Bishop Nelson Perez. Bishop Perez will talk about the process of grief as a healing response to the loss of a loved one.
There are over 20 workshops to attend on topics such as loss of spouse, adolescent grief, loss of child, men and grief as well as a large group presentation given by Marianne Esolen, LCSW entitled, From Stress to De-Stress. There are workshops designed for the bereaved, those who journey with them and bereavement facilitators and professionals.

For more information please go to http://www.drvc-faith.org/bereavement/ or call 516 334-7990 Ext 119 or 120.