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2018 Workshops on Loss and Bereavement

  • Irish Hospice Foundation, Morrison Chambers, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2
  • 01 Jan 2018 - 30 Jun 2018

This is a series of introductory workshops. They are targeted at professionals and volunteers who may wish to learn more about loss and bereavement and for those working with people who have experienced a major loss. Professional accreditation is under application from The Irish Association of Social Workers.

Dates: January – June 2018 (please refer to brochure for specific dates)

Venue: Irish Hospice Foundation, Morrison Chambers, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2, D02 YE06.

Fees: 1-day workshop €100 2-day workshop €190

Bookings: Bookings and queries can be made by contacting Iris Murray, Irish Hospice Foundation, Morrison Chambers, 32 Nassau Street, Dublin 2, D02 YE06. Tel. 01 679 3188 email: iris.murray@hospicefoundation.ie

www.hospicefoundation.ie and www.bereaved.ie

Topics covered are as follows:-

  • Overview of Loss and Bereavement
  • Schools and Loss
  • Supporting Bereaved People
  • Understanding Suicide and Supporting the Suicide Bereaved
  • Communicating in Challenging Circumstances – A Workshop for Non-clinical Staff
  • Emergency Frontline Staff Dealing with Bereaved Families
  • Dementia and Loss
  • Resilience – Staying Well at Work
  • Children and Loss
  • Loss and the Impact of Family Breakdown on Children and Adolescents
  • Working with People Facing Death
  • Supporting Adolescents through Grief and Loss
  • Loss and Grief in Old Age
  • Homicide and the Impact on the Family
  • Complicated Grief: How to Recognise it and How to Treat it
  • Hidden Losses – Hidden Grief
  • Loss and Bereavement in People with Intellectual Disabilities
  • Addiction and Loss
  • Exploring the Relationship Between Culture, Religion and Bereavement
  • Supporting Employees who are Grieving
  • Mindfulness, Self-Compassion and the Journey of Bereavement
  • Exploring Spirituality at End of Life
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