Together for Short Lives
Call the Helpline 0808 8088 100

An introduction to loss, grief and bereavement, Child Bereavement UK

31 January 2019, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Child Bereavement UK
Slater and Gordon offices 58 Mosley Street Manchester M2 3HZ

Deepen your understanding of bereavement and your skills in bereavement support for parents and children facing loss.

An introductory workshop suitable for individuals from all professions who would like to develop their knowledge and skills in bereavement.

Learning outcomes
-gain a deeper understanding of loss, grief and bereavement

-gain insight from listening to grieving families’ needs

-appreciate the importance of self-awareness in supporting others

-relate theories of loss to our own and others’ experiences

-identify approaches for telephone, individual and group support

-gain an understanding of the importance of endings and what needs to be considered when ending the supportive relationship

-recognise the importance of looking after ourselves and and identify ways of supporting ourselves

-gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available

Professional events