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Course Supporting Children Pre-Bereavement

Monday 6th November 2017
Monday 1st October 2018 


This workshop aims to focus on practical issues regarding the many emotional difficulties families face in dealing with a family member with a terminal or life-limiting illness. 

Learning Outcomes

To understand the challenges for the family regarding the diagnosis of a terminal illness.

To support the children to understand what is happening.

To support the family in developing clear communication practices.

To develop self-awareness of the personal impact when working with family members with           life-limiting illness.

To look at practical ways of supporting the family eg memory boxes, sharing memories,       
              writing letters.

Who Should Attend?

For all professionals who have ideally previously attended our Introduction to Bereavement course (or have some previous bereavement training) who work with children and young people.

Cost £85 - to include lunch, refreshments, and a CPD certificate 
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