When a child dies – supporting parents and family members

April 26, 2017 10:00 am 26/04/2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Aim

A multi-disciplinary workshop to provide an opportunity for participants to explore the impact of the death of a child on the family and on us as professionals.

Learning outcomes

  • explore and develop self-awareness in relation to loss
  • recognise physical and emotional reactions to loss
  • identify the potential impact on a couple’s relationship
  • explore women’s and men’s behaviours in grief
  • gain an understanding of how to enhance the care and support offered to all members of the grieving family,
  • including siblings and grandparents
  • relate theories of grief to practices in the workplace
  • explore and experience ways to support ourselves and our colleagues
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available.

Who should attend?

For all those whose work brings them into contact with families grieving the death of their child.

Venue

Child Bereavement UK,
Clare Charity Centre,
Wycombe Road,
Saunderton
Buckinghamshire
HP14 4BF

Fee

£120. Fees for participants include course materials, a CPD certificate of attendance, refreshments and light lunch.

Book your place

Limited places available

You can book your place online for this training day, or please contact us directly if you wish to book places and pay on invoice.

Please contact for us for further information by emailing the Training Department or calling us on 01494 568909.

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