Motherwell offer counselling for the new mums as well as run therapeutic courses, for mums overwhelmed by motherhood. Kate and the team organise local events in the area empowering mums and working on their sense of identity.
Kate is a mum herself of three children and has suffered post natal depression with one child and a traumatic birth with two children and an ectopic pregnancy and miscarriage. Therefore is very passionate about the topics.
Who is this course for?
Health professionals, counsellors, social worker, family support workers or any professionals involved with working with new mums. This course will help provide a clearer understanding of infant loss, the legal implications and how best to support mums and their families through loss of a baby.
Aims of the course
On completion of the day you will be able to:
- Explain the different types of loss, ectopic, miscarriage, neonatal death, still birth.
- Explore the medical support that is available.
- Look at the effects loss can have on relationships.
- Explore the legal process that takes place.
- Look at therapeutic approaches to working with mums and families.
Please visit www.kateblakemore.com for more information.
This course is six hours CPD.
Hosted by Kate Blakemore
Kate Blakemore BA (hons) Bus. Management. Diploma in counselling. Award in teaching. Mentoring qualification. Reiki 2 qualified. Diploma in fertility counselling. Accredited counsellor in infant loss. Kate is a person centred counsellor and has her own private practice. Kate is also the founder of Motherwell a charity in Cheshire.