For: Anyone who would like to work with bereaved children. You need to be sponsored by a professional group or individual. (We do not accept anyone who has had a close bereavement within the last two years.)
Aim: To develop an understanding of the emotional impact of bereavement on children and young people, and identifying ways of supporting them in their grief.
- To gain and develop an understanding of the issues that affect bereaved children and their families.
- To learn the skills of working with bereaved children.
- To develop awareness of children’s needs in school and to promote education in bereavement.
- To acquire listening skills using play to facilitate grief work.
Date and time:
Date TO BE CONFIRMED (March/April 2019) 9.30am – 4.30pm.
Cost: £70 (A reduced rate is available for Individual and Corporate Members of Bereavement Care).