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The 2019 NASW-NE Annual Conference will feature keynote speaker Frederic Reamer, Ph.D., as well as multiple breakout sessions. There will be 'Intensive' 4 hour breakout sessions on Thursday afternoon. You will also be able to visit multiple agencies and vendors exhibiting at our conference on Friday. The conference will be held at the Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2021 Transformation Drive, in Lincoln, NE. Save by registering today

 Export to Your Calendar 9/24/2020 to 9/25/2020
When: 1 1/2 Days - 9/24 & 9/25
Thursday PM & All Day Friday
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Nebraska Innovation Campus
2021 Transformation Drive
Lincoln, Nebraska  68508
United States
Presenter: Joanne Cacciatore, PhD
Contact: NASW - Nebraska Chapter

Online registration is available until: 9/26/2020
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 2020 NASW-NE Annual Conference

  Thursday Afternoon September 24th and All Day Friday, September 25th
   Nebraska Innovation Campus, 2021 Transformation Drive, Lincoln, NE 68508

Joanne Cacciatore, Ph.D.


Joanne Cacciatore, PhD

“Bearing the Unbearable:

Helping Clients Facing Traumatic Grief”

Joanne Cacciatore, PhD, is a tenured professor at Arizona State University in the School of Social Work where she directs the Graduate Certificate in Trauma &

Bereavement. Her research and practice focus on all aspects of traumatic grief, primarily the deaths of babies and children, and homicide and suicide. With nearly 70 published papers in top tier journals like The Lancet and BMJ, Dr. Cacciatore’s work has been widely read, and she is known for her humanistic approach to

traumatic grief. Her best selling book, Bearing the Unbearable: Love, loss, and the heartbreaking path of grief, won the 2017 Indies Book of the Year Award.  In 1996, she founded the MISS Foundation, an international NGO helping

families facing the death of a child. In 2017, she started the first carefarm in the world for families suffering traumatic grief, Selah Carefarm, that also houses 26 animals rescued from torture and abuse. To learn more about her work, visit or

   Dr. Cacciatore's Biography

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