Grief and End of Life

Rating: 4.9 out of 5 (8 Reviews)
DCW Level 2 Aging and Physical Disabilities AZ AHCCCS Approved CEU
This Module is required within the Principles and Practices of Direct Support Curriculum.
In this course the learner will learn about different aspects of the dying process. The emotional and physical challenges someone faces when dying are discussed thoroughly. Understanding the need for holistic support is vital during this time. The Direct Support Professional will learn how cultural and religious beliefs impact the end of someone’s life. Sensitive topics like Advance Directives are covered in this class. The Direct Support Professional’s understanding of not only the function of “the orange form” but also how to have an open dialogue with the person supported about these sensitive topics. Finally, the learner who enrolls in this course will gain valuable insight and knowledge to the five stages of grieving.

What You Will Learn

Lesson 1
Lesson 2
Grief and End of Life
17m 39s
Lesson 3
The Dying Process
4m 15s


Chris Garcia
Senior Instructor at Practical Training Solutions and AZ DDD Lead Instructor - Chandler Arizona


Rating: 4.9 out of 5 (8 Reviews)
Keshia W
Rating: 5 out of 5
Great Course!
Aug 17, 2023
Learned a lot about grief and death
Melissa P
Rating: 4 out of 5
Grief and End of Life
May 8, 2023
Made me understand from the perspective of how the person must feel when how a illness that will end in death.
Rating: 5 out of 5
Grief and End of Life
Dec 3, 2022
Going through briefing process good time for me to go thru this training. Everything discussed in dying process is oh so true
Rating: 5 out of 5
Greife and end of life
Aug 25, 2022
This costs discuss the end stage of life and the withdrawal withdraw a different bargaining and stages that people go through it's true when they are at this end stage of life.
Jacqueline R
Rating: 5 out of 5
Grief and End of Life
Mar 30, 2021
Good and short material.
Rhonda K
Rating: 5 out of 5
Direct Care
Jan 7, 2021
well spoken, straight to the point
Bria T
Rating: 5 out of 5
Nov 9, 2020
No problems
Isabel A
Rating: 5 out of 5
Grief and end of life
Oct 10, 2020
Great course i learned about the 5 stages.