Tuesday, Feb 12, 2019
A diagnosis of Alzheimer’s or another dementia brings with it a great deal of grief that can persist throughout the disease. Join us as we learn from an expert about the “protracted grief” caregivers may experience, beginning with an understanding of anticipatory grief, and discover tools and strategies for coping and self-care.
Dr. Stephen Bliss is a licensed clinical psychologist. He received his Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from Spalding University in Louisville, KY. He completed his predoctoral internship through the Cincinnati VAMC, where he primarily received training in geropsychology and neuropsychology. He completed postdoctoral supervision and training in neuropsychology and geropsychology at The Counseling Source in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was formerly the president of the Cincinnati Psychological Association and was adjunct faculty for the Xavier University psychology department. Dr. Bliss moved his private practice to Louisville, KY in 2005 and is currently a clinical faculty member in the School of Professional Psychology at Spalding University.