About AAB

The American Academy of Bereavement is a national association devoted to the education, preparation, and advancement of bereavement specialists.

We serve our members by providing educational opportunities, stimulating research and addressing issues relevant to the field of thanatology.

As a professional organization, The American Academy of Bereavement  takes the responsibility for the promotion of standards of excellence in bereavement care. We embrace interdisciplinary communication and collaboration as essential to assuring that the highest level of care is given to those affected by death, loss, and serious illness.