Liberating unmourned loss and unforgiven guilt/shame

The Power of Peace at End of Life @ Atlantic Resort-Middletown, RI

April 30 - 30, 2019

Wyndham Newport at the Atlantic Resort, 240 Aquidneck Avenue , Middletown, RI 02842

Join us for a complimentary day of learning, focused on the most effective ways to support, honor and care for our nation's Veterans in their last days.

Keynote Speaker will be Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, Deborah Grassman, Founder of Opus Peace and one of the nation’s leading experts in caring for Veterans nearing the end of life.

Morning sessions (for PROFESSIONALS):
8:30 – 10:30 a.m. – Wounded Warriors: Their Last Battle
10:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. – PTSD and Trauma Integration (4 CEs)
12:45 – 1:30 p.m. – Lunch
Afternoon sessions (for both PROFESSIONALS & COMMUNITY)
1:30 – 3:00 p.m. – Soul Injury® (1 CE)
3:15 – 5:15 p.m. – Fallen Comrade Ceremony
The Fallen Comrade Ceremony is open to all. The Ceremony is designed for Veterans and First Responders, their families and civilians to help them lay their burdens down. The Ceremony honors survivors who carry the burden of their comrades’ memory, and restores hope for healing the Soul Injury® that Veterans and First Responders who serve in dangerous-duty assignments often carry.
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5 CE's are offered to nurses, social workers, funeral directors and death education counselors:
4 CE credits offered for the morning session
(must attend both morning sessions to get the CE credits).
1 additional CE credit offered for the afternoon session (Soul Injury®).
CE credits provided by Hospice Foundation of America.

This conference is a joint collaboration by HopeHealth and Memorial Funeral Home.
For additional info, contact Deanna Upchurch at or (401) 415-4303.

Opus Peace is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide educational programs to healthcare providers and others that help people reckon with the unassessed wound of Soul Injury®