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Understanding traumatic bereavement

8 June 2018, 10:00am - 4:00pm
Child Bereavement UK
Child Bereavement UK Clare Charity Centre Wycombe Road Saunderton Buckinghamshire HP14 4HU

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Gain understanding of how traumatic nature of a death may impact grief and learn how therapeutic opportunities can help with the grieving process.

Suitable for all those whose work involves supporting those traumatically bereaved.

Learning outcomes –

  • gain an understanding of what constitutes a traumatic event and how it impacts upon people
  • gain an understanding of how the traumatic nature of death may impede grief
  • gain an understanding of how therapy and therapeutic opportunities can diminish the traumatic effects, clearing the path for the grieving process
  • recognise the role of the family and other adults around children in assisting them to “process” their traumatic experiences
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available£120. Fees for participants include course materials, a CPD certificate of attendance, refreshments and light lunch.
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