This Loss & Bereavement course is open to anyone who is working within a healthcare environment.

This Loss and Bereavement training course will enable individuals to be able to work with this condition in a way which minimises the individuals’ distress.

Course Summary

The syllabus covers such topics as:

  • Definition of loss & bereavement
  • Effect of bereavement on an individual
  • Grief, emotions & the importance of communication
  • Principles of supporting individuals who are bereaved
  • The grief wheel (Life function, Shock, Protest, disorganisation, reorganisation)
  • Normal grief and complicated grief
  • Absent grief, delayed grief, inhibited grief, unbalanced grief, chronic grief
  • Accepting the loss, feeling the pain, adjusting & letting go
  • The roles of specialist agencies in supporting individuals who are bereaved
  • Qualities and skills needed to help & managing own feelings when providing support for individuals who are bereaved
  • Importance of rituals

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Max attendees: 15

Course length: ½ day

This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements

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For more information about this course, please contact us on telephone: 029 20 494969 – or send us an email using the button below.

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The trainer is very knowledgeable and has experience in the subject matter, it made the course very interesting.