When a child dies - supporting parents and family members

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.

Cheshire - Tuesday 14th March 2017
Venue: Suite 1, Victoria Buildings, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire, WS7 1QS
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: Cheshire - Book online

Buckinghamshire - Wednesday 26th April 2017
Venue: Child Bereavement UK, Wycombe Road, Saunderton, Buckinghamshire, HP14 4HU
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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