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Come join AMF for our FREE webinar series focusing on the unique issues and needs of bereaved young adults. This series will spotlight a variety of professionals whose specialties will lend us great insight into different areas of coping with grief. We will be hosting a new webinar every quarter. Stay tuned for our upcoming topics!

Raising awareness and offering quality grief education is very important to us. We have created this series for students, College/University professionals, mental health professionals, and others working with bereaved young adults.

For further questions or to register for one or more of our webinars, please email Kiri Thompson at

June Webinars

Self-Care and the Bereaved College Student

With Eunie Alsaker, MSSW, LICSW, CT
Licensed Counselor in the Counseling Services Department at Winona State University

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 @ 1pm EST

Few things in life impact as holistically as grief. This webinar addresses the emotional, social, cognitive, physical, and spiritual nature of grief and the importance for self-care in all areas. It will offer a self-care assessment for bereaved college students, tips for professionals on attending to this important topic with students, and strategies for prevention of compassion fatigue.

Coming Soon: Access to online tools created by Eunie Alsaker, access to the powerpoint, and ​access to recorded conference.

September Webinars

We Get It: Grieving College Students and Young Adults Share their Stories

With Heather L. Servaty-Seib, PhD., HSPP
Licensed Psychologist and Professor of Counseling Psychology at Purdue University

& David Fajgenbaum, MD, MBA, MSc
Co-Founder of National Students of AMF and Research Assistant Professor of Medicine at UPenn

Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 @ 3pm EST

"We Get It" authors, Heather Servaty-Seib and David Fajgenbaum, will highlight the major themes that emerged from the 33 stories contributed by grieving young adults. A few of the grieving college student authors will share some of their unique perspectives. Then, Heather and David will review important tips for grieving young adults and those who wish to support them. Finally, Heather and David will answer questions for webinar attendees.

Coming Soon: Access to online tools, access to the powerpoint, and ​access to recorded conference.

Learn more about and purchase We Get It: Voices of Greiving College Students and Young Adults.

December Webinars

Starting College When You Have a Hole in Your Heart

With Carol Evangelisto MS, LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor and Coordinator of Clinical Training in the Psychological and Counseling Services Department at The College of New Jersey

Date and Time To Be Announced

This webinar will discuss students transitioning to college when they have already had a major loss. It will focus on the struggles of transition, finding a new worldview, and learning how to be a young adult in this brand new setting. College/University professionals and mental health professionals will gain a deeper understanding of the unique issues these students are faced with when entering this new phase of life.

Coming Soon: Access to online tools, access to the powerpoint, and ​access to recorded conference.