Grief and bereavement in schools

To develop the skills, knowledge, understanding and confidence to support pupils who are experiencing loss and grief.

Learning outcomes
  • develop an understanding of the impact of loss and grief on children and young people's physical and emotional health, including their learning
  • gain insight into children and young people's reactions to loss and grief and how a school might respond in order to meet the needs of grieving pupils
  • acquire ideas for pastoral support appropriate for a primary or secondary school environment
  • devise a framework for an appropriate response to death enabling you to write your own bereavement policy
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar  support organisations and resources available.

Each school attending this scheduled workshop will receive a copy of our Schools Information Pack - Supporting Bereaved Children and Young People in School. (Also available to purchase at £10.00 per pack).

Who should attend?
Suitable for anyone who works in a primary or secondary school, including teachers, head teachers, learning mentors, school nurses, other support staff and Governors.

Buckinghamshire - Tuesday 29th November 2016
Venue: 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.
Times: 10.00am to 4.00pm (Registration from 9.30am)
Booking: Buckinghamshire - Book online

If it isn't possible to book online, or you wish to pay on invoice, please use our course booking form.

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