New York State Funeral Directors Association

NYSFDA Webinar



Self-Care For Funeral Directors

Learn ways to engage in effective self-care


NYSFDA Members: Free
Non-members: $99 


  • Joanne L. Harpel, MPhil
  • John R. (“Jack”) Jordan, PhD

Course Content:

  • Vicarious trauma
  • Compassion fatigue
  • Research-based strategies for self-care


Course Description:

This course will lead funeral directors through a psychoeducational presentation on the impact of working with families in the tragic aftermath of sudden, violent, and traumatic losses – often involving the death of a young person -- including from the opioid epidemic, rising suicide rates, and domestic or gang violence.


CLICK HERE to register for this webinar.