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Supporting Parents through Pregnancy Loss and the Death of a Baby

4th February 2016

04/02/2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Aim To provide an opportunity for participants to explore the impact that pregnancy loss and the death of a baby can have on the family, and to identify the communication skills required, as outlined in 'Pregnancy Loss and Death of a Baby: Guidelines for Professionals' 3rd edition Schott, Henley & Kohner: Sands 2007.   Learning [...]

6th Annual Neonatal Palliative and End of Life Care Conference

08/02/2016 @ All Day - 6th Annual Neonatal Palliative and End of Life Care Conference - Supporting the quality of life and the quality of death for the whole family Date:    Monday 8th February 2016 Venue:  Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE Topics will include: • Ethical challenges for neonatal care • A parents' perspective • [...]

Suicide – The Impact on Families

10/02/2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Aim To develop a greater understanding of the effects of bereavement by suicide on families and children.   Learning Outcomes to increase awareness of the particular complications of this type of loss to develop greater confidence in providing support and communicating with families and children to gain information regarding suicide facts and the myths and [...]

Grief and Bereavement in Schools

25/02/2016 @ All Day - Aim To develop the skills, knowledge, understanding and confidence to support pupils who are experiencing loss and grief   Learning outcomes to develop an understanding of the impact of loss and grief on children and young people's physical and emotional health, including their learning to gain insight into children and young people's reactions to loss [...]

Supporting Parents through Pregnancy Loss and the Death of a Baby

25/02/2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Aim To provide an opportunity for participants to explore the impact that pregnancy loss and the death of a baby can have on the family, and to identify the communication skills required, as outlined in 'Pregnancy Loss and Death of a Baby: Guidelines for Professionals' 3rd edition Schott, Henley & Kohner: Sands 2007.   Learning [...]

Supporting Forces’ Children and Families in Loss and Bereavement

01/03/2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Aim To provide an overview of the range of loss experiences Forces' families face with particular focus on bereavement   Learning Outcomes to gain an understanding of the models of deployment and the impact on the family to gain an understanding of the theories and models of bereavement and  bereavement support to identify and understand the [...]

Creative Ways of Helping Bereaved Children and Families

02/03/2016 @ All Day - Aim A very practical workshop that aims to explore creative ways of helping children express themselves and communicate when someone important in their life is dying or has died   Learning Outcomes to identify the importance of helping children find ways to express themselves and their feelings to explore and develop self-awareness and support for [...]

Paediatric Post Mortem. What You Need to Know

23/03/2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - In collaboration with AAPT (Association of Anatomical Pathology Technology) www.aaptuk.org   Aim To provide information and understanding in relation to post mortem examination and develop confidence in sensitive communication with bereaved parents Supporting HTA Codes of Practice (2009) around Consent, Donation and Post Mortem   Learning Outcomes to gain knowledge about different types of post mortem [...]

Suicide – The Impact on Families

15/04/2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Aim To develop a greater understanding of the effects of bereavement by suicide on families and children.   Learning Outcomes to increase awareness of the particular complications of this type of loss to develop greater confidence in providing support and communicating with families and children to gain information regarding suicide facts and the myths and [...]

When a Child Dies – Supporting Parents and Family Members

19/04/2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - 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 to explore and develop self-awareness in relation to loss to recognise physical and emotional reactions to loss to identify the potential impact on a [...]