Children and young people – loss, death and grief

October 3, 2017 10:00 am
03/10/2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Enhance your understanding of grieving children and young people, whilst building your confidence in communicating with them.

Learning outcomes

  • gain understanding of a child’s perception of death
  • gain an understanding of the theory of loss and mourning in relation to children and young people
  • identify an awareness of our own needs as professional carers and explore ways to support ourselves and our colleagues
  • recognise the diverse needs of bereaved children and young people, and the importance of advocacy
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available.

Who should attend?

This day is for all professionals who come into contact with bereaved children and young people in the course of their work, whether in the statutory or voluntary sector (originally devised with support from The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund).

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Location

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

Please book your place online, or if you wish to pay on invoice, please complete and return our course booking form.

For further information please email the Training Department or call us on 01494 568909.

It is going to give me the ability to bring our bereavement service forward, and the confidence to begin hands on work with the children.” Course delegate

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