Mary Kelly Jones, BSW, CT. has worked for Hospice & Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley for over 25 years. She is the Director of Family Support Services where she supervises Hospice Chaplains, Social Workers, Volunteer Manager, Community Educator and Bereavement Staff. She has certification in Thanatology from the Association of Death Education and counseling. She also serves as chair of the St. Lawrence County Suicide Awareness Coalition and is chair of the St. Lawrence County Community Services Board. Mary and her team support schools when there is a death of a student/staff member and she has developed a grief education program for school counselors and principals called “When Grief Comes to School.” She also is an Adjunct Instructor at SUNY Potsdam.
Spring 2019 - Dying to Talk [S-19-16]