Comforting the bereaved
The workshop will explore grief theories, types of loss, normal bereavement along with strategies for helping the bereaved to navigate their way through their grief and will use presentations, group work, discussion and there will be an opportunity to practice the principles introduced.
Objectives for the day:
- define bereavement terms
- identify myths associated with grief
- explore theoretical frameworks
- describe normal grief reactions
- describe stages of grief
- identify types of loss
- explore strategies for helping the bereaved
Who is the workshop aimed at?
Anyone wishing to increase in confidence when drawing alongside the bereaved, and would particularly benefit those working within a listening or pastoral care setting of any kind.
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Hosted by Audrey Smith
Greenwood Events organises workshops aimed primarily at counsellors and psychotherapists, but the workshops may also be of interest to social workers, teachers, anyone in the helping professions or anyone who is interested in personal development. See a full list of events at https://www.greenwoodevents.co.uk/events/. Everyone is welcome!