FS003: Helping Schools Support Grieving Students

Thursday, February 20, 2014 8:00 AM–9:20 AM


Whether involving a personal loss or one that affects the entire school or community, bereavement can have a profound and long-term impact on children's psychological adjustment, academic achievement, and personal development. This session will offer practical guidance on how school psychologists can collaborate with educators and families to support the grieving student.


David J. Schonfeld, National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement, Los Angeles, CA