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Educational Opportunities

Casa de la Luz Hospice is committed to providing education and support to healthcare professionals, caregivers, and the community.

  • Speakers’ Bureau

    Casa de la Luz Hospice is proud to offer free education and support to community organizations through our Speakers’ Bureau. Our expert presenters are available to discuss a wide range of topics from healthcare planning and caregiving issues to stress management and palliative treatment modalities. Click here to download a handout about our Speakers’ Bureau. Contact Meredith Ford at 520.544.9890 or via our online contact form to schedule a speaker for your organization.

  • Annual Educational Conference

    Each year in November, the Casa de la Luz Foundation hosts an educational conference addressing end of life care issues.

  • Resource Library

    Our online resource library provides downloadable handouts for personal use.

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October 2018

Healing Journeys Support Groups: Monday Evenings

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - November 26 @ 7:30 pm
Casa de la Luz Conference Center, 7740 N. Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ 85704 United States
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Northwest Tucson Group For adults after the loss of a loved one Fall 2018 Groups (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Monday evening, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. October 1 to November 26 (No group November 19) Casa de la Luz Hospice Conference Center, 7740 N. Oracle Rd., Bldg #7760 *When calling to reserve your space, please indicate a first & second choice for groups. All groups may not be offered if there is not full enrollment. Please call or…

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Healing Journeys Support Groups: Tuesday Mornings

October 2 @ 10:00 am - November 27 @ 11:30 pm
Casa de la Luz Conference Center, 7740 N. Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ 85704 United States
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Northwest Tucson Group For adults after the loss of a loved one Fall 2018 Groups (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Tuesday morning, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. October 2 to November 27 (No group November 20) Casa de la Luz Hospice Conference Center, 7740 N. Oracle Rd., Bldg #7760 *When calling to reserve your space, please indicate a first & second choice for groups. All groups may not be offered if there is not full enrollment. Please call or…

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Healing Journeys Support Groups: Wednesday Mornings

October 3 @ 9:30 am - December 5 @ 11:00 am
East Lawn Palms Mortuary, 5801 E. Grant Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85712 United States
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Northeast Tucson Group For adults after the loss of a loved one Fall 2018 Groups (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Wednesday morning, 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. October 3 to December 5, 2018 (No group October 10 or November 21) East Lawn Palms Mortuary, 5801 E. Grant Rd. *When calling to reserve your space, please indicate a first & second choice for groups. All groups may not be offered if there is not full enrollment. Please call or email…

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Healing Journeys Support Groups: Thursday Afternoons

October 4 @ 2:00 pm - November 29 @ 3:30 pm
Vistoso Memorial, 2285 E. Rancho Vistoso Blvd.
Oro Valley, AZ 85755 United States
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Northwest Tucson Group For adults after the loss of a loved one Fall 2018 Groups (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Thursday afternoon, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. October 4 to November 29, 2018 (No group November 22) Vistoso Memorial, 2285 E. Rancho Vistoso Blvd. *When calling to reserve your space, please indicate a first & second choice for groups. All groups may not be offered if there is not full enrollment. Please call or email Sally at 544-9890, SallyS(at)casahospice.com…

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Special Offerings: Sacred Grief

October 20 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Casa de la Luz Conference Center, 7740 N. Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ 85704 United States
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Workshop facilitator: David Fife, Casa de la Luz Hospice Director of Social Services The death of a loved one can be a deeply spiritual journey.  This workshop will explore how faith and spirituality help us to understand our loss and to be open to new possibilities.  Through reflection and meditation, we will explore where the divine is present in our grief.   Preregistration required. These sessions are offered to provide support especially for persons living with the loss of a Loved…

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November 2018

Special Offerings: Holiday Presentation

November 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
East Lawn Palms Mortuary, 5801 E. Grant Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85712 United States
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Workshop facilitator: Casa de la Luz Bereavement Staff & Spiritual Counselors Our Holiday Presentation will offer you the opportunity to celebrate the upcoming holiday seasons through rituals and remembrances of your Loved Ones, along with an experience of words of encouragement and hope.  Preregistration required. These sessions are offered to provide support especially for persons living with the loss of a Loved One, but are open to all who wish to join us.  For more information and to preregister, call…

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Educational Courses

Focus on Caring Educational Series

  • Challenging Geriatric Behavioral Issues

    Attendees will identify the complex dynamics of cognitive impairment, and learn strategies for managing difficult behaviors.

  • Communicating Well: Skillfully Addressing Issues At End of Life

    Attendees will learn effective ways to address end of life issues with medical professionals, caregivers, and families.

  • Dealing with Complex Family Dynamics

    In this class, individuals discover insight and tools to recognize and deal with complex family dynamics.

  • Developing Cultural and Social Sensitivity

    In this class, individuals will identify current cultural and social maps that define and inform how we deal with the dying process. Participants will review tools to provide culturally appropriate care.

  • Hospice 101

    Participants will learn about the comprehensive support provided through hospice care, who qualifies for hospice, and how to access services. (Continuing education credits are not available for this class.)

  • Pain Management

    This class provides caregivers an understanding of the causes of pain, how to assess pain, and strategies for dealing with pain using traditional and non-traditional methods.

  • Self-Care

    Caregivers will develop tools to find physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual balance and well-being as they care for others.

  • The Journey of Grief

    This class offers an understanding of the issues of grief and loss that are inherent at the end of life. Attendees will explore their strengths and inner resources to help empower those facing loss.

  • Understanding Legal and Ethical Issues As We Age

    This class assists individuals in understanding and preparing for the important legal and ethical decisions that they might face at the end of life.

  • Understanding the Dying Process

    Attendees will explore the multiple dimensions of the dying process and how to serve those who are dying with increased awareness and sensitivity to their unique needs.

Disclaimer: Casa de la Luz periodically offers certified classes for continuing education credits for assisted living facility managers. Check our calendar of events for upcoming classes.