This event has been cancelled.

22 October 2020, London
10.00 - 16.00 (registration at 9.30)

Gain understanding of how traumatic nature of a death may impact grief and learn how therapeutic opportunities can help with the grieving process.

Learning outcomes

  • gain an understanding of what constitutes a traumatic event and how it impacts upon people
  • gain an understanding of how the traumatic nature of death may impede grief
  • gain an understanding of how therapy and therapeutic opportunities can diminish the traumatic effects, clearing the path for the grieving process
  • recognise the role of the family and other adults around children in assisting them to “process” their traumatic experiences
  • gain information about Child Bereavement UK, other similar support organisations and resources available.


David Trickey - Consultant Clinical Psychologist, The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

David has extensive clinical experience working with children and families, specialising in complex trauma and traumatic bereavement. He has worked as a clinical psychologist in paediatrics and as a lead consultant psychologist at a number of hospitals and trauma centres nationally.

Who should attend?

Suitable for all those whose work involves supporting those traumatically bereaved.


    £100. We would like to thank Clyde & co for kindly providing the venue for this training day. 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.

      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 568911.

      Very kind thoughtful delivery although it was complex topic

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