Quarterly Celebrant Teleconference: Good Life, Good Death | Nov. 13 at 8pm ET

Quarterly Celebrant Teleconference: Good Life, Good Death | Nov. 13 at 8pm ET

This teleconference has concluded. Click here to view a recording of the presentation. People suffering from an unbearable medical condition should have the right to determine their own deaths. Please join us Tuesday, November 13 at 8pm Eastern for our next Celebrant Teleconference. In this presentation, Dr. Martin Seidenfeld will discuss the issues involved in the right for those suffering from unbearable medical conditions to determine their own deaths and show how The Final Exit Network works with qualified people to achieve death with dignity. Presenter Bio: Dr. Seidenfeld is a native of New York City and earned his doctorate in Psychology from Boston University. He is an experienced clinical psychologist, organizational consultant, university professor and seminar presenter. He is a past President of the Idaho Psychological Association and the author of Talk About Stress. He is a long time member of the Society for Humanistic Judaism and a member of the Idaho chapter of the American Humanists...
Celebrant On-Site Training | Michigan, Nov. 3-4

Celebrant On-Site Training | Michigan, Nov. 3-4

Join us for an on-site training for individuals interested in learning more about performing humanist ceremonies and being effective Humanist Celebrants. Saturday, November 3, 10am-4pm | Performing Life Ceremonies Sunday, November 4, 9am-12pm | How to Build Your Website The Birmingham Temple 28611 West 12 Mile Road Farmington Hills, MI 48334 Register Here Learn how to prepare unique & inspiring humanist wedding ceremonies Care for individuals nearing the end of life & support their families Gain understanding of how humanists celebrate life events & milestones Understand how to give proper local meeting invocations Participants will receive supporting materials to begin (or add to) their personal library of resources i.e. sample ceremonies, suggested readings, creative ideas. Endorsed celebrants will be added to a local database. Note: The AHA Center for Education trains celebrants and The Humanist Society endorses celebrants, enabling them to perform ceremonies. This training will inform you how to get endorsed but will not endorse you. Full program: $100 (Saturday: $75, Sunday: $25) A full refund will be provided if cancellation notice is given 15 days in advance of the training. No refunds will be made thereafter. Trainers Kathy Diedrich holds credentials as a Humanist Celebrant and a Certified Life Cycle Celebrant. She earned certificates from the Celebrant Foundation and Institute in Foundations of Celebrancy, Weddings, Funerals, and Ceremonies for Children and Families. Since 2010, she has performed over 250 ceremonies, writing each one to meet the needs and wishes of her clients. Kathy has offered weddings, memorials, naming ceremonies, and coming of age ceremonies. While the demand for secular services came as somewhat of a surprise, Kathy is happy to provide custom, meaningful ceremonies throughout southeastern Minnesota,...