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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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January 2019

Healing Journeys Support Groups: Monday Evenings

January 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - February 25, 2019 @ 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 Winter 2019 Groups Now Forming (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Monday evening, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. January 7, 2019 - February 25, 2019 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 the…

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Healing Journeys Support Groups: Tuesday Mornings

January 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am - February 26, 2019 @ 11:30 am
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 Winter 2019 Groups Now Forming (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Tuesday morning, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. January 8, 2019 - February 26, 2019 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 the…

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Mind-Body Skills Group for Grieving Adults

January 8, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - February 26, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
Casa de la Luz, 7740 N. Oracle Road, Bldg. 7760
Tucson, AZ 85704 United States
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Mind-Body Skills Group for Grieving Adults is an an 8-week group to learn tools for self-care, optimal health, healing and transformation. Tuesdays, January 8 - February 26, 2019, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. A loved one dies. We grieve. Grief is the normal and natural response to a loss. And death, loss and grief are stressful. The emotional roller coaster marathon of grieving is very often physically and emotionally exhausting. We are heartsick and heartbroken. Research has found that although…

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Survivors of Suicide Support Group

January 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - February 27, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Casa de la Luz Hospice, 7740 N. Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ 85704 United States
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The death of a loved one by suicide can present special challenges in the grief process. Survivors often experience a greater sense of shock and/or injustice, more feelings of guilt and blame, and a greater sense of helplessness. All of these may potentially complicate the grief process for survivors. Casa de la Luz Hospice offers a safe and supportive space for survivors (family and friends whose loved ones died by suicide) to share their loss with others who are also…

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Healing Journeys Support Groups: Thursday Afternoons

January 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - February 28, 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Santa Catalina Catholic Church, 14380 N. Oracle Road
Tucson, AZ 85739 United States
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Northwest Tucson Group For adults after the loss of a loved one Winter 2019 Groups Now Forming (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Thursday afternoon, 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. January 10, 2019 - February 28, 2019 Santa Catalina Catholic Church - 14380 N Oracle Rd. Tucson, AZ 85739 *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 the Bereavement…

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Healing Journeys Support Groups: Wednesday Mornings

January 16, 2019 @ 9:00 am - March 6, 2019 @ 10:30 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 Winter 2019 Groups Now Forming (Registration required /space is limited)* Every Wednesday morning, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. January 16, 2019 - March 6, 2019 East Lawn Palms Mortuary, 5801 E. Grant Rd. (Main Building) *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 the Bereavement Department at…

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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.