Who should attend?

Suitable for anyone working in the health and social care sector such as neonatal, paediatric units and in children's hospices, together with those who work with bereaved young children on a regular basis.

8 March 2022: 9.30 - 12.30

This 3-hour workshop explores the impact on you when supporting families facing or experiencing bereavement. We also look at the signs and symptoms if you or colleagues are struggling and explore personal strategies for coping with the challenges of work.

Learning Outcomes

You will:

  • Develop your self-awareness in relation to working with loss, grief and bereavement
  • Gain an awareness of the incidence of stress, depression and anxiety and what research tells us about it impact on the professional
  • Understand what causes and triggers stress in the workplace
  • Look at what helps and hinders as well as models of support
  • Consider ways to support yourself and your colleagues
  • To identify what needs to be put in place for future staff support
  • Gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources



Book here

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 568925.

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