Working with bereaved teenagers

Start date
9 February 2018
End date
9 February 2018
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Child Bereavement UK
Stratford Advice Arcade, 107-109 The Grove, London, E15 1HP
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Thanks to the support of the Eranda Rothschild Foundation, all remaining places on this course date have been reduced to £60 from £120. Fees for participants include course materials, a CPD certificate of attendance, refreshments and light lunch.


Understand more about teenage responses to grief to help you communicate with them and provide appropriate support.

Learning outcomes

  • explore the world of the teenager and develop a deeper understanding of the struggles teenagers face
  • gain an understanding of the theories of loss and mourning in relation to teenagers
  • recognise the diverse needs of bereaved teenagers
  • explore our own experiences of loss and how it impacts on us when we observe the grief of others
  • identify ways to encourage emotional literacy in adolescents
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available.

Who should attend

This training is for all professionals who come into contact with bereaved teenagers in the course of their work, whether in the statutory or voluntary sector.

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

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