Considering the impact on healthcare professionals when a child dies

December 3, 2018 10:00 am
03/12/2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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When your work brings you into contact with child death, it is impossible not to be affected. As a professional it may often feel difficult to hold the professional boundaries in place. This workshop, aims to provide an opportunity to reflect on the impact this work has on you.

Learning outcomes

  • explore and develop self-awareness in relation to loss, grief and bereavement
  • update on child death statistics and data
  • recognise physical and emotional reactions to grief
  • consider what could be put in place for you to feel better supported
  • consider ways of taking care of yourself
  • take part in a group reflective practice session
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available.

Who should attend?

This is a new workshop for all health professionals whose work brings them into contact with families who are grieving after the death of a child or who may be facing the death of a child.

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Location

Slater and Gordon Offices
2, Cornwall Street
4th Floor, Cornerblock
Birmingham
B3 2DL

Fee

£45. The ticket price for remaining places on this workshop has been reduced by 50% to £45, thanks to generous support from Freddies’ Wish. Fees for participants include course materials, a CPD certificate of attendance, refreshments and light lunch. We would also like to thank Slater and Gordon for providing the venue for this workshop.

Book your place

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

We encourage prospective participants to consider their own experience of loss and how it might affect them during training. Generally speaking, our training is not usually suited to anyone who has suffered a recent, significant personal loss or bereavement.

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

“It was amazing to be around like minded people who are passionate about caring for bereaved families in a ‘real’ yet compassionate and professional way. I will take back lots of helpful information.” Nurse

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Keep in touch

If you are interested in attending this type of training but can’t attend these sessions, we can we keep in touch with you, just by email, to give you updates about our upcoming training, special events and conferences. If you wish to receive these please sign-up online.