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Hospital to host free bereavement lectures

[April 12 2012] - The public is invited to a free lecture series on bereavement, "A Guided Tour through Grief and Loss," May 2, 9 and 16 at The Hospital of Central Connecticut's New Britain General campus, 100 Grand St.

The series, sponsored by the hospital's Wolfson Palliative Care Program and Pastoral Care Department, is for those who have lost a loved one. Lectures will be led by Wolfson social worker Karen Caplan, LCSW, and hospital chaplain the Rev. Ron Smith.

Registration is required; please call (860)-5900, X6573

Lecture schedule:

Wednesday, May 2, 5:30-7 p.m.: "What's Happening? Lost and Off the Map"; speakers: Karen Caplan, Ron Smith

Wednesday, May 9, 5:30-7 p.m.: "Is there a Spiritual Path?" ; speaker: Ron Smith

Thursday, May 16, 5:30-7 p.m.: "The Hills and Valleys: Steps to Healing"; speaker: Karen Caplan