Supporting parents through pregnancy loss and the death of a baby

Start date
28 February 2018
End date
28 February 2018
Start time
10am
End time
4pm
Organisation
Child Bereavement UK
Address
Foot Anstey – International House , Southampton International Business Park , George Curl Way , Southampton, SO18 2RZ
Contact email
training@childbereavementuk.org
Phone number
01494568909
Price
£90. Fees for participants include course materials, a CPD certificate of attendance, refreshments and light lunch. We would like to thank Foot Anstey for kindly providing the venue for this training date.

Explore the impact that pregnancy loss and the death of a baby can have on a family as outlined in updated guidelines by SANDS and the Royal College of Midwives.

Learning outcomes

  • explore and develop self-awareness in relation to loss, grief and bereavement
  • recognise physical and emotional reactions to grief
  • gain an understanding of what parents may need when they are faced with the death of their baby
  • be aware of current guidelines, research and initiatives around baby loss and bereavement support
  • be aware of current baby death statistics and data
  • relate theories of grief to practices in the workplace
  • gain an insight into differing faiths, beliefs and cultures
  • explore and experience ways to support ourselves and our colleagues
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK and other support organisations and resources available

Who should attend

An introductory workshop for all those whose work brings them into contact with families grieving the loss of a baby through miscarriage, termination due to fetal anomaly, stillbirth or neonatal death.

Keep in touch

If you are interested in attending this type of training but can’t attend these sessions, we can we keep in touch with you, just by email, to give you updates about our upcoming training, special events and conferences. If you wish to receive these please sign-up online at www.chiildbereavementuk.org/signp