Grief and loss in the time of a pandemic webinar

Mental healthcare

Course information

Upcoming Date: 18/03/2021
Upcoming Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Length: 1 hour
Cost: Free

About the course

grief in a pandemic

Delivered by experts from Cruse Bereavement Care, this 1-hour webinar will provide an overview of the grieving process and some of the models that can be used to support bereaved people. We will look at the impact of grief on individuals, families, communities, and organisations. We will introduce communication skills that can be used to have more effective and supportive conversations with bereaved people and outline the relevant organisations available to the bereaved. A 45-minute lecture will be followed by 15 minutes of Q&A. 






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Learning Objectives

After attending this webinar, learners will be able to:

  • Understand how grief can impact people and how different responses to grief can be
  • Consider the impact of loss and bereavement on individuals, families, organisations and communities
  • Be more confident in having a supportive conversation with a bereaved person
  • Signpost effectively to support organisations

Course Information

Target audience

Academic, Allied health professional, Care coordinator, Care navigator, Clinical support worker, Doctors, GP, GPVTS, Healthcare assistant, Occupational therapist, Paramedic, RMN, Social worker, Student, Support staff (e.g. admin), Team Manager

Length & Time
This webinar will be taking place via Zoom.
13:00 - 14:00

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The fusion of Education and the Health Service is extremely exciting and now indeed essential; I am thrilled that St Mary’s is at the forefront of this. I am truly invigorated to disseminate many nuggets of wisdom and tangible strategies gained yesterday to my entire school community.
Assistant Headteacher - London
The knowledge and skills help children in many areas e.g. friendships, learning, attitude, dealing with problems at home and school. Skills will stay with them as they progress helping them to be reflective and emotionally resilient.
Teacher - London