Comforting the bereaved

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30th August 2024, 10.00am - 4.00pm
Counsellors and trainees
Early bird standard £95 / trainee counsellor £75 until 17th August 2024. Thereafter, £115 / £95

Explore strategies for helping the bereaved to navigate their way through their grief.

About this event

The workshop will explore grief theories, types of loss, and normal bereavement along with strategies for helping the bereaved navigate their way through their grief and will use presentations, group work, and discussion, and there will be opportunities to practice the principles introduced.

Objectives for the day include:

  • 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

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