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Battling Burnout & Building Resilience Among Funeral Professionals

Battling Burnout & Building Resilience Among Funeral Professionals

Presentation by Dr. Jason Troyer

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM (EST)

Event Details

Earn 1-hr CE credit
toward license renewal
(no cost for IFDF Members)
Battling Burnout & Building Resilience: Supporting & Retaining Funeral Professionals

Presented by

Dr. Jason Troyer

A "Straight Talk" Sponsored by Homesteaders Life

Funeral directors are asked to perform a wide variety of roles and work in conditions that place them at an increased risk for burnout. In this Straight Talk session, Dr. Jason Troyer will review the challenges that funeral directors face and how burnout can impede funeral directors’ effectiveness. The primary focus of the presentation will be discussing practical strategies for reducing burnout and creating a more positive work environment.  


Dr. Jason Troyer is a grief expert, author, former psychology professor, and therapist. He helps funeral homes & cemeteries connect with their communities through his $2/day Facebook content and grief support materials. He also provides community presentations, professional workshops, and trainings. He also works at Smith Funeral & Cremation Service and Grandview Cemetery in Maryville, TN. Dr. Troyer can be reached at More information can be found at

To complete your registration for this 1-hour continuing education course, please forward your FL license number to the IFDF office at You will receive a CE Course Certificate upon completion of the course.

For More Information:

Independent Funeral Directors of Florida Logo PO Box 10969
Tallahassee, FL 32302
(850) 222-0198