Supporting Grief & Loss with Empathy & Compassion

Participants will explore how feelings of loss and grief are understandable emotional responses to the Coronavirus pandemic, as well as other difficult life events. The group will discuss how increasing one’s sense of empathy and compassion can provide important balance during uncertain times. (This training will address supporting mentors, mentees, and mentoring staff when their difficult or traumatic life events e.g., death or incarceration of mentee).

The Governor’s Prevention Partnership builds statewide capacity to prevent underage drinking and substance use and builds strategic alliances to promote the overall well-being of Connecticut’s future workforce.